From bulb to bloom, the remarkable journey of Dutch tulips

From bulb to bloom, the remarkable journey of Dutch tulips
Measuring tulip stem length at Boots Flowerbulbs, the industry is increasingly data-driven. Photo Courtesy of AIPH

In a concerted effort to boost tulip bulb exports and create tulip flower aficionados worldwide, 12 Dutch bulb businesses threw open their doors between 13-15 March 2024 as part of the annual Tulip Trade Event (TTE). All are masters in maintaining and controlling bulb quality and ensuring product availability for their international customer base. In speaking with industry leaders, it was apparent the tulip’s rise to prominence and market expansion are ongoing. However, exporters also need to watch the critical drivers of risk closely: societal, phytosanitary and, last but not least, meteorological factors.

In an awakening spring, the TTE event offered 3,000 tulip professionals a rare glimpse of ordinarily off-limit spaces, including processing areas and cold stores.

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