Anyways , Queen of Bhutan tulip has its origin in Netherlands. Through Kuensel archive, I came to know that it was named as queen of Bhutan and then handed over to Bhutan in 2012. Lyonpo Dago Tshering had these words to describe the flower; "the tulip is indeed a beautiful flower of grace, warmth and radiance of Her Majesty the Queen of Bhutan". Who would doubt his words!
Here are few more facts about the Flower: (if you are an expert, help me out with more details)
|Name of the Flower||Queen of Bhutan|
|Class of Flower||Tulip|
Fluwel (Dutch flower company)
Commemorate the Royal Wedding in October 2011 and Bhutan-Netherlands friendship
|Apperance of the Seed||Looks more like an Onion.|
If you want to try your green thumb with 'Queen of Bhutan Tulip", seeds are available in Paro airport (in a Handicraft shop. Let me tell you this; packages are autographed by Her majesty the Queen of Bhutan.
As for Price, I think I will keep it as a surprise package.