Bloom Report

Tickets are not for sale yet: Estimated opening has been moved up from early April to mid April- hopefully by Easter weekend. Tickets will go on sale 1-2 weeks before we open- Check our homepage for general information including ticket pricing etc.  Check out our FAQ's & Tulip 101 while you wait patiently ;) for the tulips to bloom.


Update 3/21/17: Row cover is up! That should speed thigns up :)

Update 3/20/17: Waiting for the snow to melt so we can put the row cover on  and speed up bloom time. 

Waiting for the snow to melt so we can put the row cover on  and speed up bloom time. 

Waiting for the snow to melt so we can put the row cover on  and speed up bloom time. 

Update 3/16/17 It is looking like we might not make our estimated opening date of April 7th. It is a very cold March month so far!

Update 3/02/17 I started with putting up "low tunnels". These little greenhouse systems will make our flowers bloom 2-3 weeks early!

Update 3/01/17 First sign up spring is here - the first variety of crocus is blooming!

Photo Credit Jake Simmons

Photo Credit Jake Simmons

Update 2/24/17 The first tulips are waking up!

Update 1/10/17:We will reopen sometime in April 2017. Check back late February for updates and don't forget to sign up for our newsletter. We will send you updates and subscribers will be able to purchase tickets before they go on sale to the general public! 

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Below some examples of exotic tulips we grow!

Update: 5/8/16 Keriann with my parents from Holland.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Show Garden 5/8/2016 Keriann with Jeroen's Parents

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Show Garden 5/8/2016 Keriann with Jeroen's Parents

5/2/16. We are open rain or shine....

4/30/2016 Our first busy weekend in 2016

People picking tulips Saturday April 30th

People picking tulips Saturday April 30th

4/23/2016: This is how our field looked like just before we opened in 2016

4-05-2016 Our first growing season in New England..... we lost about 10% of our flowers

Tulips in snow

11-03-15 Beautiful evening at Historic Snake Den Farm

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10-27-15 Rows and rows of tulips! It is a beautiful day to plant tulips, nice fall color on the background! #u-pick #tulips #SnakeDenStatePark

Planting our U-pick tulip field

Planting our U-pick tulip field

10-25-2015 We are planting our first bulbs for our U-pick field! Keriann learned how to drive the tractor today. Awesome feeling to plant tulips bulbs with my wife here in Rhode Island today! #BloomingHusbandWifeTeam #WickedTulips2016

10-22-2015 Tilling the soil!

10-13-2015 Our tractor and planting machine from Holland arrived! In the past we have planted up to 60,000 bulbs by hand. This year a dream is coming through, we were able to plant a real DUTCH planting machine! It can plant all our bulbs in one day! By hand it would take almost 2 months....

Tulip bulb planter from Holland arrived! #happytulipman

Tulip bulb planter from Holland arrived! #happytulipman

10-6-2015 Our bulbs arrived from Holland! We imported over 300,000 bulbs from Holland - Most are Tulips but we also have Daffodils, Hyacinths, Muscari, Iris and Crocus.

Quality bulbs from Holland - this is planting stock for our US grown bulbs available Fall 2016!

Quality bulbs from Holland - this is planting stock for our US grown bulbs available Fall 2016!

09-14-2015 We signed our 5 acre land lease with NRICD and officially became tulip farmers at the historic Snake Den Farm property. Can you imagine the picture below with a field of blooming tulips!?! #U-pick #WickedTulips2016

Historic Snake Den Farm in Johnston, Rhode Island

Historic Snake Den Farm in Johnston, Rhode Island