Floralia Spring Exhibition
Brussels in Full Bloom

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The Castle of Groot-Bijgaarden has opened its doors once again for the Floralia Spring Exhibition, and no matter whether you have seen it every year or not at all, it is always worth a visit.

The gardeners have by hand planted 1 million (!) spring bulbs – don’t worry, you will not be asked to recount them all -, ensuring breath-taking results year after year. 500 varieties are on show, including 400 different kinds of tulips.

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The castle, of course, is a pretty sight in itself; and while you are admiring the flowers in the castle grounds, don’t forget that there is also an indoor exhibition in the 1000m² greenhouse that is worthy of your attention.

There is only one downside (there always is, isn’t there?): The Floralia is only open for a month, with the 2015 edition closing on May 3rd.

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You can find all the information about the castle and the flower show on their website here, including detailed instructions on how to get there.

Enjoy the show & please do stop to smell the flowers!

Floralia Spring Exhibition, Kasteel van Groot-Bijgaarden // Website