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Growing Guide: How to Grow Dahlias
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Dahlias

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jul 18, 2022

A summer garden is not complete without dahlias. These beautiful flowers, which are originally from Central America and Mexico, are bold and vibrant perennials that are super easy to plant...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Gladiolus
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Gladiolus

Posted by Louiza Lazarou on Jul 18, 2022

Gladiolus, also known as Sword Lily, is a stunning perennial flower that blooms in the summer. The name is actually derived from the Latin word for sword, ‘gladius’. The many...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Elephant Ears
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Elephant Ears

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jul 15, 2022

Elephant ear plants are bold and dramatic exotic plants that are recognisable due to their large foliage. These oversized plants that bring a tropical atmosphere to any garden have gained...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Lilies

Growing Guide: How to Grow Lilies

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jul 13, 2022

About Lilies Lilium is a type of herbaceous flowering plant growing from bulbs, all with large prominent flowers. Lily plants come in an abundance of colours and types. From exotic...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Peonies
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Peonies

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jul 13, 2022

Peonies are one of the most popular flowers when it comes to summer blooms. They are reliable, need very little maintenance, and as hardy perennials they will be long-term tenants...

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Tips for Growing and Using Gladiolus
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Tips for Growing and Using Gladiolus

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jul 13, 2022

Not only do gladiolus produce some of the most beautiful flowers in your garden but they are also super easy to grow and maintain. There is no need to prune...

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Flowering Bulbs For The Rock Garden
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Flowering Bulbs For The Rock Garden

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jun 29, 2022

Flowers are a great signifier of the beginning of Spring. In a rocky garden, planting flowering bulbs can brighten up dull areas with bursting colors. Varieties of dwarf bulbs can...

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The Winner's Experience in Amsterdam The Netherlands - 2022
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The Winner's Experience in Amsterdam The Netherlands - 2022

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jun 22, 2022

When you visit our website, you’ll see a pop up giving you the opportunity to sign up to win a trip to Amsterdam: visiting the world famous flower park Keukenhof...

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Tulip La Belle Epoque
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Tulip La Belle Epoque

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Apr 11, 2022

A luxurious and fragrant tulip with more than 5 different hues in one bloom, looking different every day? Double late peony-like Tulip Belle Epoque delivers. In this blog you’ll learn...

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The Characteristics of the 10 Most Popular Tulips
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The Characteristics of the 10 Most Popular Tulips

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Apr 11, 2022

There are numerous tulip varieties and each one has unique characteristics. Although tulips are one of the most recognizable flowers, people rarely know which variety is which. The colors, shapes,...

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Tulip Renown Unique | DutchGrown™
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Tulip Renown Unique | DutchGrown™

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Sep 21, 2020

Tulip Renown Unique is a luscious late bloomer with full, peony-like flowers. In this blog you’ll learn all about this fantastic finale to the bulb season.

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How to Grow Flower Bulbs in Containers?
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How to Grow Flower Bulbs in Containers?

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Sep 21, 2020

Almost all flower bulbs do very well when grown in pots and containers. In this blog we’ll teach you the ins and outs of growing a spring-bulb display any place...

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