Rent-A-Gardener: How to Use Alliums For a Cool Architectural Element

The official growing season is still a ways off in Northern Michigan, but that doesn’t mean you can’t bring the outside in for some color and texture.

In fact, what you plant this spring could still be giving back this time next year.

Allison Jackson with Rent-A-Gardener explains how by showcasing one of their favorites: alliums.

“There are 700 varieties of alliums, can you believe that?” Jackson says. “From a floral standpoint, they put on this magnificent show. So from architectural standpoint they are very dramatic.”

Learn more by watching the video above, where Allison Jackson shows how she is using these alliums in a unique way after they were removed from the Cadillac clock tower.

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