A Beginner’s Guide To Alliums
More About Alliums
Alliums make wonderful cut flowers. They have an undeniable charm, and those balloon like blooms are a great conversation piece. Learn how to make a beautiful bouquet with them in this helpful post The Starring Ingredient of a Stunning Bouquet by Slow Flowers with Debra Prinzing. In her post, she shares a step-by-step guide on how to take fresh-from-the-field flowers and put them into a jaw dropping arrangement.
Nick McCullough of Thinking Outside the Boxwood shares an allium garden design for bountiful blooms. He not only teaches you how to implement the design, but also adds tips for planting and maintenance. You will instantly fall in love with this garden plan. With these easy instructions, your garden will be enchanting in no time!
This stunning flower truly has magnetism about it. Jason Kay of Garden In A City writes about Lurie Garden, a public garden, and how they incorporate alliums in their playful designs. He shares photographs filled with inspiration that you can incorporate in your very own garden.
Robin Horton of Urban Gardens invites us to read about the history of alliums and shares some helpful facts. She also mentions some unique allium literature, illustrations and guides. You can also learn how alliums are incorporated in cityscapes. Come with her and visually tour public gardens like The Getty Center Gardens!
I am thrilled to share that The National Garden Bureau has chosen the allium as the bulb of the year! Every year they pick one annual