colorful, so fragrant; you’re lured as if they’re sirens! One can’t
really help but stop and smell the roses or swoon over the robust bright
yellows and eye catching lavender and purples. Who wouldn’t want to treat
themselves a stem or two to brighten up their spaces and to provide the
connection with nature that is often lost! And if not, you’re yet to see
Bloemenmarkt-one of the largest flower markets of the world. From
bouquets that will capture your gaze and heart to multicolored cacti,
this market has basically everything!
TheBloemenmarktis the world's only floating flower
was established founded
in 1862 and is situated in Amsterdam,Netherlands on
Singel canal in between
and Koningsplein. Currently there are 15 florist shops and garden shops
alongwith some souvenir gift stores.This market supplies flowers to the
central Amsterdam. It has since developed into the best-known flower
market of Holland.It is also one of the favourite tourist spots in
The Singel flower market is one of the most colorful and
fragrant places of interest of Amsterdam in all four seasons. It is
unique in that the merchandise is displayed on floating barges. This is a
relic from the days when the flowers and plants sold at this market were
shipped in from the horticultural areas around the city by barges. Fresh
flowers are still brought in every day; by vans, however, and no longer
your favorite flower, you are bound to find it here. Merchandise ranges
from the traditional Dutch tulips and geraniums to delicate indoor
cypresses and manobole plants from the Easter Islands. Typically Dutch
souvenirs are sold too.
Everywhere you look there is color and fragrance. It’s open all year, but of course the offerings of
live flowers and plants are seasonal. There are hundreds of varieties of flowers, shrubs,
tools, seeds and bulbs on sale. You can also find a variety of cacti and
bonsai plants. Wooden tulips and tulip magnets are a novelty here.
The prices are reasonable and the great advantage is that
the choice of flowers
seems unlimited!These flowers are highly recommended to any guy who
wants to make an impression and make a lady feel special.
So next time when you’re in Amsterdam, make sure to check out this
you're a flower-lover or inveterate truck farmer.