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24 May 2020

The Tulip as a Perennial

One of our most frequently asked questions is: Why does the Tulip not come back for multiple years when so many other flower bulbs do?

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12 April 2020

Spring… The garden comes to life. Time to enjoy.

In our Fluwel web shop it is quite obvious that quarantaining has people going out to work in their garden. I really do hope gardening becomes a more popular hobby after this period: it is so much fun, and super healthy!

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7 April 2020

The American Begonia (also known as the Ameri-hybrids)

These new Begonias, also known as the Ameri-hybrids, carry new flowers all through the summer and into autumn.

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29 March 2020

Flowers… but no visitors

What a remarkable year. Luckily, we are able to send out the orders from the Fluwel website, but other than that the warehouse is empty.

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8 March 2020

The bunch of Tulips in the supermarket

I prefer to show you how the bunches of Tulips, you see for sale in the stores during the months of winter, are produced.

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7 February 2020

The Lily Beetle

On a daily basis we receive questions from customers about the Lily Beetle. Most of the times the question is; are there any Lilies that do not suffer from the Lily Beetle?

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31 January 2020

New: The Scadoxus multiflorus Orange Wonder

In The Netherlands this exotic flower bulb is lovingly called the ‘Powder brush’. A very appropriate name for this beautiful flower.

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29 November 2019

Storage of Dahlia tubers

Make sure your Dahlia’s do not freeze in the garden, this is the time to take them out. During storage please make sure you pack the tubers properly.

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