Colorful carpet of tulips in Holland Tulips
or tulips are one of the first things we associate with Holland. Its climate is perfect for growing tulips, because they need a period of moderate cold. However, tulips and tulips do not come from the Netherlands. Their roots are in the mountains of Kazakhstan’s long road through Persia, China, Turkey and Belgium, through which they came to the Netherlands in 1593. First tulip first tulip, were seeded in the botanical garden Hortus Botanicus Leiden (Leiden), and were cultured by a group of botanical. Bulbs were stolen from the garden and soon spread throughout the country and thus began their trade.