Tulip

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  • Dutch envoy visits tulips field near Tehran, calls it ‘breathtaking’ 2020-05-13 23:02

    Dutch envoy visits tulips field near Tehran, calls it ‘breathtaking’

    TEHRAN - Dutch Ambassador to Iran, Jacques Werner, has paid a visit to a vast colorful tulip plain near the Iranian capital, calling it ‘breathtaking’.

  • A bird sits on the top of an inverted tulip on the hillside of Mount Golestan, central Khansar county, May 4, 2020.  2020-05-05 18:58

    Inverted tulips adorn hillsides in central Iran 

    A bird sits on the top of an inverted tulip on the hillside of Mount Golestan, central Khansar county, May 4, 2020. 

  • In loving memory of mother 2020-04-15 18:56

    Photo: Babak Borzooyeh

    In loving memory of mother

    Every year in April, an Iranian general practitioner sets up a festival of colorful tulips in northwest Tehran in the memory of his beloved mother who was very interested in flowers, plants and nature. Hooman Ardabili, who is in his early 40s, decided to plant tulips in their neighborhood to keep his departed mother’s memory alive. He increases the number of tulips every year. In Nowruz 2017, he planted 120,000 tulips while his project started by planting 230,000 tulip onions this year.

  • Tourism chief cuts ribbon on major tulip festival 2019-05-05 08:40

    Tourism chief cuts ribbon on major tulip festival

    TEHRAN – Iran’s tourism chief Ali-Asghar Mounesan on Saturday inaugurated the 21st Gachsar Tulip Festival which puts on show tens of thousands of flowers, CHTN reported.