Flowers, Seeds

What Was Tulip Mania?

While debates continue to rage about the precise details and magnitude of what became dubbed Tulip Mania, the term refers to the astronomic rise and collapse of tulip prices between 1633 and 1637 in the Netherlands. Starting around the mid 1500's botanical finds were the equivalent of today's latest gadgetry. Instead of lining up all night… Continue reading What Was Tulip Mania?