Job offersmore »

Tweeting Growers

Last commentsmore »

Top 5 - yesterday

Top 5 - last week

Top 5 - last month

Exchange ratesmore »

Dutch Tulip Awards 2017: winners announced

During a festive meeting in the Studio's in Aalsmeer, choreographer and costume designer Marc Forno announced the winners of the Royal FloraHolland Dutch Tulip Award 2017.

Lilium Roselily, Philodendron 'Little Hope', Campanula Ambella Intens Purple and van der Velde Waterplanten are the first-prize winners of the Royal FloraHolland Dutch Tulip Award 2017.

Winners by category

Cut flowers
  • 1st prize: Lilium Roselily series, J.A.&.J. Moerman CV, DE LIER
  • 2nd prize: Allium Ampeloprasum 'Green Drops', Mts. Mellema-Versteeg, CREIL and Flower Power, BREEZAND
  • 3rd prize: Scabiosa Candy Scoop, Peles Zeev, KFAR CHAIM, Gidulei Mazal, TALMEY YOSEF, Shahar, KFAR HESS (Israel) and Livewire Flowers Ltd, UITGEEST

  • 1st prize: Philodendron 'Little Hope', VDE plant BV, WOUBRUGGE and C.J.H. Heijnen, AMERICA
  • 2nd prize: Rosa Imola from Nolina kwekerijen in WOUBRUGGE
  • 3rd prize: Begonia Valentino Pink from J.&.P. ten Have BV in MAASLAND

Outdoor plants

  • 1st prize: Campanula Ambella Intens Purple, M.J. Vijverberg, MAASLAND, C.H.N. Endhoven, HONSELERSDIJK, OK Plant Beheer BV, NAALDWIJK, Firma P. van den Berg, DE LIER, Kuivenhoven Poeldijk VOF, POELDIJK, Kwekerij Bergcamp, DE LIER and Kw. Montis Moerkapelle BV, MOERKAPELLE.
  • 2nd prize: Agapanthus Summer Love Blue from grower Nolina Kwekerijen BV in WOUBRUGGE
  • 3rd prize: Petunia Nightsky! Supplied to Royal FloraHolland by: A. Baas Potplantenkwekerij BV in ENS, VDH Plants / A. v.d. Harg in MADE, Islandplant BV in VIERPOLDERS, Hkw. Bruinen BV in HONSELERSDIJK, Kwekery André den Drijver in NAALDWIJK, van der Valk BV in NAALDWIJK and Boers Tuinbouw in 'S-GRAVENZANDE.


  • 1st prize: van der Velde Waterplanten BV in Bleiswijk for the concept Amazingworld with: Veggie World (edible plants), Water World (water plants), Desert World (succulents), Swamp World (carnivorous plants)
  • 2nd prize: 'BBQ-hot&spicy' from W&L Groenservice & Desch Plantpak in TEUGE
  • 3rd prize: Liv in Wax® from WBD BV in VOORHOUT.

Source: Royal FloraHolland

Publication date: 11/13/2017



Other news in this sector:

2/22/2018 Italy: Positive atmosphere at Myplant & Garden
2/22/2018 Spotlight on forestry and nursery in Kazakhstan
2/21/2018 Italy: Fourth edition Myplant & Garden taking off
2/21/2018 US (NY): Scanner photography and the art of horticulture
2/20/2018 NL: Brigitte Heinrichs to give floral demonstration
2/20/2018 Blue rose brings elegance to Grammys red carpet
2/20/2018 NL: Seasonal Trade Fair offers green inspiration
2/19/2018 PMA A-NZ brings together New Zealand’s industry for two special events
2/16/2018 US: SAF taps two experts to prepare CAD participants
2/15/2018 NL: Koppert hosts international entomology training course
2/15/2018 Registration open for Horticulture Lighting Conference
2/12/2018 US: Have breakfast with Congressman Jimmy Panetta
2/12/2018 Floradecora sees number of visitors and buyers increase
2/9/2018 CAN (ON): First Petals and Plate dinner of 2018 hosted by Van Geest Bros
2/8/2018 Global ornamental horticulture industry to gather in Australia
2/8/2018 NL: Meet & Greet with Bloomingdale Roses at Hoven & De Mooij
2/8/2018 What to expect at the California Spring Trials 2018?
2/8/2018 US: Perennial Plant Association holds central regional symposium
2/7/2018 Dutch agri delegation visits Uganda
2/7/2018 US (CA): Galentine’s Day offers another flower-gifting opportunity


Leave a comment: (max. 500 characters)

  1. All comments which are not related to the article contents will be removed.
  2. All comments with non-related commercial content, will be removed.
  3. All comments with offensive language, will be removed.

  Display email address

  new code