The first tulip bulbs are rolling into the boxes behind the harvesters. A tense time for tulip growers because their harvest expectations for the year aren’t very high. When I asked them what they thought of this year’s tulip bulb harvest they answered: “they won’t pile out of the basket.Read More
Everybody has those friends, family members or maybe colleagues that leave you desperately looking for a present year after year: what to get them?! Very relatable, but that makes it no less difficult. Luckily, we have the solution here for you: flowerbulbs!Read More
What if you do not have a garden, but would still like to enjoy blooming flowers? Flowers in pot are the answer! A flowerpot looks great on a terrace, in a tiled garden, or a balcony. Potted flowers will also look nice along the drive or next to the front door – basically everywhere!Read More
Our category ‘Featured Flowerbulbs’ highlights all sorts of flowerbulbs of which we think deserve a little bit of extra attention. Whether it is a personal favourite, a flowerbulb that sells very well or becuase the colour is fashionable: everything is possible.Read More
Autumn has arrived. This is a busy, yet fun, time in which we start with shipping our orders. We usually start on September 21st. But why so late? That is a question that has been asked more than once. I thought now was the right time to explain the date.
Our special daffodil Thalia is now even more special than she normally is: this year, she celebrates her 100th birthday! For a century she has decorated gardens and city parks with her beauty. She was introduced in 1916 and is still just as popular as she was back in those days...Read More
When hearing the word ‘perennial,’ most people do not think about flowerbulbs like daffodils, while in fact, daffodils are very reliable plants that return every year! Plant them once at a good place in your garden: a nice spot where the soil is not too dry and the plant sees sunlight for a minimum of six hours a day...Read More
The Zantedeschia: until now I gave her little attention. She deserves better, and for good reason: this flower is something else. Her flower is almost unique in her simplicity. The Zantedeschia might be like a tulip in that regard: she has a simple shape and colour, completely without needless extras...Read More
Without any doubt my favourite flower: the bringer of spring, the start of a new season - the daffodil. They were my father’s life’s work and I inherited his passion for this special flower. I own thousands of different daffodils, and every spring I joyfully walk through my fields and look at all the beauty there...Read More
This Award of Garden Merit is awarded to plants that achieve exceptionally high levels of prestation in a garden. Plants that are considered for this award, are first planted in the Trial Gardens of the RHS, where the judges, a group of fanatic plant lovers...Read More
Every year, we introduce new flowerbulbs for our webshop. These are varieties selected from a wide range of flowerbulbs that I either encountered by chance, were recommended to me by fellow bulb growers or which I have fancied for some years...
As web shop Fluwel.eu, we know like no other that the customer is king. Therefore, we will always do our very best to provide for the needs of our customers, and to give them what they want. For the past few years, our customers have been asking us...Read More
Onions, garlic, leek and chive are things we use in the kitchen regularly, but did you know they have another use than filling our mouths? All of them belong to the allium family, which is the Latin word for garlic. This means a beautiful flower can grow from an onion.Read More
A plant as colourful as the Dahlia is hard to find. The Dahlia is an easy to grow plant that is seldom disappointing to gardeners.Read More