Example of Descriptive Text – KEUKENHOF FLOWER PARK

KEUKENHOF FLOWER PARK

Keukenhof Flowr Park is also known as the garden of Europe. It is situated near Lisse, Netherlands. It is the world’s largest flower garden. Keukenhof is more than 150 years old. Its first grounds were founded around 1840.

Everyone who loves flowers knows Keukenhof Flower Park. There are so many kinds of beautiful flowers. There are approximately 54.520 acres of parkland planted with tulips and other bulbs. Keukenhof is open from the last week of March to mid-May. The best time to view tulips is around mid-April. However, it depends on the weather. In seven weeks Keukenhof has about 800.000 visitors.

Answer the following questions without reading text. Write your answer in the space provided!

1. What is the other name of Keukenhof Flower Park?
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2. Where is Keukenhof Flower Park located?
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3. How old is Keukenhof Flower Park?
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4. When is Keukenhof open?
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5. When is the best time to view Tulips?
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6. What is the largest flower garden?
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7. How many visitors in seven weeks Keukenhof has?
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8. How many acres of parkland planted with tulips and other bulbs?
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9. Who are usually knows Keukenhof Flower Park?
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