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The Heineken Ellipsus -- April Fool's Day, 2012
Heineken revealed that the Keukenhof gardens had succeeded in creating a new type of tulip that looked like a glass of Heineken beer — yellow with a white head, and a red star like the Heineken logo. The tulip had been named the Ellipsus, after the Heineken glass.






April Fool Categories: Botany, Netherlands/Belgium, 2012.
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