Artichoke globe

Artichoke globe


Globe artichokes are grown as both a vegetable  and for ornamental use as they are a tall architectual plant that will look great in mixed borders. Delicious artichokes will be produced each year wich if left unharvested will form outstanding flower blooms resemblimng giant thistles  that are loved by bees.


Genus: Cynara cardunculus

Aspect: Full Sun

Type: Perennial

Hardiness: Hardy

Height: 1.5 - 2 metres 

Spread: 1- 1.5 metres



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Specialist culinary herb growers, Cheshire, United Kingdom