Big-Time Begonia Promotion

Big-Time Begonia Promotion

The first Carpet of Flowers was originally created in 1971 in the Grand-Place in Brussels as a way to build interest in begonias. Craftspeople arrange the carpet by hand directly onto the square’s cobblestones and without any soil. This year’s carpet, featuring nearly a million begonias spanning 300 square meters, had a medieval design.

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