Plants and Animals of The Hague! Alison F., Karina D., Katrine D. H.S.V.
PLANTS The Keukenhof is the biggest flower garden in Europe. It is right here in the Netherlands, and it is very popular! For more info, see http://www.keukenhof.nl
The Tulip Name: Tulip Colors: Most rainbow colors Size: 35cm tall Blooms: April Extra Info: It has 6 petals in total.
The Daffodil Name: Daffodil Colors: Cream, White, Yellow Size: 10-18 inches Blooms: Late Winter/ Early Spring
The Hyacinth Name: Hyacinth Colors: Most rainbow colors Size: 30cm Blooms: April-May Extra Info: Needs lots of light
The Snowdrop Name: Snowdrop Color: White Size: 4-6 inches Blooms: Early Spring Extra Info: Blooms through the snow (if there is any!)
Animals There are many wild animals in The Hague. Most of them you can see a lot of the time.
The Stork Name: Stork Size: About 1 meter Eats: Frogs and Fish Colors: Black and White Extra Info: It is the emblem of The Hague
The Heron Name: Heron Size: 1 meter Eats: Fish and small rodents Colors: Black, White and Grey Extra Info: It kills its food with its beak
The Seagull Name: Seagull Colors: White, Black and Grey Size: 30 cm tall, 70 cm wingspan Eats: Fish Extra Info: There are more than 5 species
The Dwarf Rabbit Name: Dwarf Rabbit Colors: Blue chocolate, Black Steel, Grey and Tortoise Size: 20 cm long Eats: Fruit and Veggies Extra Info: Also known as Dutch Rabbit
The Frisian Horse Name: Frisian Horse Colors: Black with white stars Size: 15 hands Eats: Hay etc. Extra info: Usually used as circus horses
The Dutch Warmblood Name:Dutch Warmblood Colors: Bay, Chestnut, Grey and White marks Size: Over 16 hands Eats: Hay etc. Extra Info: Made by mixing Gelderland and Groningen horses