Tulipmania Art Journal

A collection of remarkable facts about tulips

The tulip facts and stories in our journal are a sneak preview of the book that we are working on and will be glad to present you soon.

Tulips fascinated, inspired and mesmerised people around the world for centuries. Their history is full of mysteries and unexpected twists and turns and their present is no less amazing. Gaze into our tulip journal to discover some tulip secrets and, if you like them, our book will further help you to find your way in assembling the enormous puzzle of the tulip world.

Blue Diamond

There are no blue tulips

With over 3000 different registered varieties, tulips come in almost every imaginable colour tint and combination. By such an incredible chromatic richness, it is curious…
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Strong Love

Tulips are fragrant

While it is true that the majority of tulips are odourless, some of them are blessed with quite a pleasant and sometimes intense fragrance. But…
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Bigi Brasa

Tulip bulbs are edible

Tulip bulbs have actually never been purposefully regarded as a food item until World War II, when during the winter of 1944-1945, the Netherlands were…
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“Everything you didn’t know about the tulip”


Did you know that tulips don’t have petals and can grow from seeds and not only from bulbs? Have you ever heard of the tulip formula, the tulip coin or one single tulip bulb serving as a bride’s dowry? Were you aware that the Peace tulip is actually dedicated to John Lennon and Yoko Ono? All these and many more other curious facts about the tulip will be revealed in all detail in our book.

The book is in progress. If you are interested in acquiring it, please subscribe to get notified when it will be launched.

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