The 5 most stunning plant shops in Rotterdam
The idea of five enthusiastic professionals who want to make the city greener and more sustainable. Stek is a mini gardening centre and an asylum for abandoned plants in one. Stek sells just about everything to make your garden or balcony a green paradise: from plants, seeds and gardening tools to books and birdhouses.
2) Danny de Cactus
With the right care, a cactus can be a friend for life. According to Danny, the trick is to lovingly neglect them. Visit his shop for all kinds of cacti, big and small, weirdly shaped succulents and agaves. Besides plants, Danny sells colourful home decoration items, jewellery and incense.
3) 't Bolletje
Known as ‘that beautiful shop on the corner’, ‘t Bolletje has been providing households in Kralingen and far beyond with the most beautiful bouquets for over twenty years. Enjoy an espresso or cappuccino in this tastefully decorated shop while you’re waiting for a fresh flower ensemble.
4) MK Floral Design
This enticing storefront leads into a veritable showroom for flowers. MK is Marit Kuypers, who lives and works in Katendrecht and opened this shop in 2010. She makes floral sculptures for special occasions, but you can also pop in for a bouquet, a beautiful vase, pot or bowl.
5) 's Zomers
You don’t just buy fabulous bouquets or beautiful plants in this flower shop annex cabinet of curiosities. They also have an eclectic collection of elegant vases and furniture, stuffed animals, carnivorous plants and other objects you’d expect to find in a Tim Burton movie.
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