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De Kruidhof Hortus van Friesland

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Beautyful Herb Garden and enjoyable refreshments

We went to the botanical garden De Kruidhof in Buitenpost few days ago on suggestion of a... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2017
Veruska D
Nice visit

Nice visit. A lot of budding as it was still the end of cold season. You have to look for the... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2016
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Jul 2, 2018
“Kruidhof-Hortus Buitenpost;a large herb garden between Leeuwarden-Groningen”
Jun 24, 2017
“Beautyful Herb Garden and enjoyable refreshments”
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This botanical garden shows you 17 beautiful theme gardens with a.o. the biggest botanical collection of medicinal herbs in Western Europe. They also sell a lot of the plants,trees and herbs you find in the garden. With your ticket you can also...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Schoolstraat 29 B, 9285 NE Buitenpost, The Netherlands
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+31 511 541 253
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

The largest herb garden in the Netherlands is situated in the prosperous village of Buitenpost on the Leeuwarden-Groning railway line.During my visit in July the gardens were suffering from a dry spell in the weather;due to a lack of watering-irrigation the gardens were not at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Karin0512, General Manager at De Kruidhof Hortus van Friesland, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Bas, It is true that the gardens suffered from the dry weather and from an ecological point of view we decided not to water the gardens until there was no other option. We hope you will come back some day and let the gardens...More

Reviewed June 24, 2017

We went to the botanical garden De Kruidhof in Buitenpost few days ago on suggestion of a friend. The herb garden is relatively small, but even if not in full bloom at the time of our visit, it was really well planned and full of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Karin0512, General Manager at De Kruidhof Hortus van Friesland, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

Thank you for visiting us! We would love to welcome you again some day.

Reviewed April 27, 2016

Nice visit. A lot of budding as it was still the end of cold season. You have to look for the beauty of the place. The chinese garden was very attratcive and the bamboo garden.

Date of experience: April 2016
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