The Amazing Flower-Parade of Zundert in the Netherlands.

Flower-Parades are a Tradition in The Netherlands .Each Year every region with Horticultural roots has it’s own Flower-Parade ( Bloemen-corso ),the region around Haarlem has got it’s own Bloemen-corso and mostly with Bulb-flowers. The famous flower-region around Aalsmeer ( Largest Flower-auction in the World ) also had a very popular Bloemen-corso but it had to stop a few years ago because it came to expensive.

The area around the tiny-place  of Zundert ( population of 20.000 ) is famous for their Dahlia’s and it shows !. More than 50.000 people visit this Flower-parade completely made with Dahlia. The Zundert Dahlia Flower-parade is the biggest in the world. And is on the Unesco list of Heritage and Traditions.


One Comment

  1. We would like to attend the parade on September 2, 2013 and was wondering if we could meet some local dahlia growers. I am President of the Hamilton Dahlia Society here in Canada. How can I get in touch with local growers please? Larry Hall

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