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Artichoke Seeds - Violet

Artichoke Seeds - Violet

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  • Early producer with fleshy, tender leaves
  • A French Heirloom Variety
  • Ornamental planting, for it's vibrant color, or beautiful addition in your vegetable garden
  • Best started indoors and transplanted to the garden in Early Spring
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Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 3-6 inches in diameter
Growth Habit Upright
Plant Height 30 to 36 inches

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

About Artichoke Seeds - Violet

Cynaria scolymus

Seed Type Heirloom Seed, Open Pollinated Seed

Grow Heirloom Artichokes - Plant Violet de Provence Artichoke Seeds

Impressive plant with large, deeply cut leaves and beautiful thistle-like purple flower heads. This French Heirloom produces deep purple flower buds that if left to flower, creates a stunning display in the garden.

Planting Information

Planting Artichoke Seeds - Violet

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/2 inch
Plant Spacing 30 to 36 inches
Plant Height 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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