Cynara Scolymis

20 SEEDS

Green Globe Artichoke

Popular hardy perennial with large silvery green leaves that can also be used as an ornamental. Expect to harvest 3-4 hearts per year.

Unharvested hearts will produce large, bee attracting flower heads. Mature plants can be divided in spring.

 

$3.60

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Planting Guide

Seeds per packet

20

Sow

Direct

Depth

1-2cm

Plant Spacing

150cm

Row Spacing

200cm

Position

Full sun

Height

180cm

Harvest

300-400 days

Cool Climate

Sow in Sep-Nov

Temperate Climate

Sow in Sep-Nov

Hot/Arid Climate

Sow in Mar-May

Tropical Climate

Sow in Mar-May

Health & Culinary

Hearts are excellent steamed or equally delicious pickled.

High in both fiber and vitamin C.