The Tulip

Anna Pavord reads her story of the remarkable flower which arrived from Turkey and took Western Europe by storm.

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Episodes

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S0119990208
S02Early British Growers19990209
S03The Dutch And Tulipmania19990210

The story of the Dutch obsession with the flower.

S04The English Florists's Tulip19990211

The story of the devoted tulip growers in 19th-century England.

S05 LASTThe Last Hundred Years19990212

The remarkable story of the tulip is brought up to date.