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Artichoke Seeds - Purple Italian Globe

Artichoke Seeds - Purple Italian Globe

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  • An Italian favorite, known for its delicious taste
  • Tender and tasty
  • Heirloom Variety
  • Prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 3-6 inches in diameter
Growth Habit Upright

Flavor Profile Nutty; Earthy; Slightly Bitter
Plant Characteristics Fast Growing
Use Culinary
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Sauce/Paste, Slicing
Plant Resistance Rabbit

About Artichoke Seeds - Purple Italian Globe

Cynaria scolymus

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed

Grow Heirloom Artichokes - Plant Purple Italian Globe Artichoke Seeds

Add some color and ornamental interest to your garden by planting Purple Italian Globe Artichoke seeds. An open-pollinated variety brought to us from Italy, this heirloom produces large, purple-headed fruits. More tolerant to temperature extremes, Purple Italian Globe are tender and more succulent than typical green varieties.

Planting Information

Planting Artichoke Seeds - Purple Italian Globe

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/2 inch
Plant Height 36 to 48 inches
Plant Spacing 30 to 36 inches
Water Needs High
Hardiness Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 120-365 days
View our Artichoke Planting Guide to learn more.

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