Actually, when you only count exports, the Netherlands is the second biggest agri and food exporter in the world, only behind the USA and ahead of Germany, Brazil and China. Exports totalled € 85 billion in 2016, of which only 24 billion comprised products that were imported and processed in the Netherlands. There are lots of very fertile polders, and there is very advanced agricultural knowledge (Wageningen might be the best agriculture university in the world).
See https://www.government.nl/latest/news/2017/01/20/agri-food-exports-achieve-record-high-in-2016 - it's a Dutch gov site, so it's not really an independent source, but I guess they didn't make up the numbers. :)
Russia may be large and have a lot of agricultural land, but as a proportion of the country, it's pretty small. There's not much to grow out in Siberia. And keep in mind that China is produces even more agriculture, and yet is the largest net importer. These lists don't always follow the patterns you'd expect :/
And for what it's worth, flowers are used as food sometimes.
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