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Artichoke Cynara cardunculus Scolymus Group 3L
- Common Name: Globe Artichoke
- Purple flowers in summer, loved by bees
- Ideal for sunny gardens
- H&S: 2m x 1.2m
- Handsome, large silver-grey foliage
A handsome clump-forming perennial with deeply cut grey-green leaves. Large purple thistle-like flowerheads with large bracts. Eaten in bud as a vegetable. H&S: 2m x 1.2m. Full sun. Well drained soil.