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Artichoke Seeds - Purple de Provence

This superb purple variety is finer tasting than green varieties. It's as ornamental as it is edible, and is ideal for a variety of situations, and is loved by bees, butterflies and other pollinating insects. Harvest May-June (year 2).

This superb purple variety is, in my view, finer tasting than the green forms and is as ornamental as it is edible. It is the perfect reminder of holiday on the south coast of France.

 

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Attractive, tasty, thistle-like flowers

This superb purple variety is finer tasting than green varieties. It's as ornamental as it is edible, and is ideal for a variety of situations, and is loved by bees, butterflies and other pollinating insects. Harvest May-June (year 2).

This superb purple variety is, in my view, finer tasting than the green forms and is as ornamental as it is edible. It is the perfect reminder of holiday on the south coast of France.

 

Colour:Purple

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:False

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Edible Flower:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

F1 Variety:False

Shrub:False

Allow approximately 60cm (2') between plants in rows about 120cm (4') wide. Crops in second year, and continues for 4 to 5 years. Sow February at 10-15°C (50-60°F), or during March outdoors. Harvest May-June (yr 2).

HEALTH BENEFITS: A good source of protein and fibre. CULINARY TIPS: Delicious pickled small and marinated in good oil, with lemon juice and vinegar, seasoned with chilli or mustard. Great in salads with seasonal vegetables such as aubergine, with pecorino or even pizza.

 

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