Dutch farmers tip-toe through the tulips as landscape is transformed into a spectacular display of colour
At first glance, it looks like a giant child armed with a box of crayons has been set loose upon the landscape. Vivid stripes of purple, yellow, red, pink, orange and green make up a glorious technicolour patchwork. Yet far from being a child's sketchbook, this is, in fact, the northern Netherlands in the middle of the tulip season.
Park Keukenhof , also known as the Garden of Europe, is the world’s largest flower garden situated near Lisse, Netherlands. Approximately 7 million flower bulbs are planted annually in the park, which covers an area of 32 hectares