Driek By: Driek

A romantic notion

Not the rolling hills of Tuscany, or the lavendel fields in France - but their northern cousin comes close. Hyacinths for the flowerbulb trade, in the 'bollenstreek', where half the worlds flowers come from, apparently.



  • Roos van der Niet 8y

  • Sunneschii 8y

    Wow.... wonderful composition and colours.... I think I've never seen that many hyacinths before!!

    Seen on your photo stream. (?)
  • Frederic Labaune 8y

    Great colors.
    La composition est sympa... les pieds dans les fleurs, la maison du bonheur.
    (i try to translate : feet in the flowers, the house of hapiness)
    Nice shot.
  • mimivk 8y

    A well thought-out composition with wonderful colours. Derelict buildings are hard to come by in Holland I would imagine.
  • Driek 8y

    Thanks for commenting!

    @fredlab: merci beaucoup! That's a nice saying.

    @mimivk: indeed, this is a very unusual house. Also because the two different diagonals are a rare sight here.
  • _becaro_ 8y

    wow..... lila and lila and lila..... iiihhh..... ;-)
  • John Mark van Rozendaal 8y

    The fragrance! !
    I imagine that seconds after taking this shot you were overcome, fainted and had to be rescued by parmedics wearing gasmasks.

    Just looking at it makes me swoon.
  • ShaimaPhoto.com 8y

  • montag63 8y

    Beautiful colors.
  • yuyu3 8y

    I reccomend you to share this beautiful photo to every flickrites.
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  • Driek 8y

    Thanks for the invite, yuyu!
  • hk_traveller 8y

    lovely photo!
  • Driek 8y

    : thanks.
  • Sorceria 8y

    Indeed, beautiful capture :-)
  • Driek 8y

    Thank you Sorceria!
  • Lainey Dyer 8y

  • Cocoarmani 8y

    As if I can smell the flowers.
  • Paola Samarati 7y

    Giacinti a non finire...che bella foto!!
  • Константин 7y

    WOW! This is very cool!!!
  • Antonio 7y

    Wow, lovely colours!
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