Large, tender purple heads in the shape of the globe. This variety is juicier than green type. Resistant to high temperatures. Excellent for adding multicolour as well as an ornamental for your garden. Heirloom artichoke originated from Italy.
Deeply lobed silvery-green leaves grow in a large rosette. The flower buds are fleshy with diameter 2 to 5 inches on top of tall stem. Flower head has high nutrition value and benefit for heart. Artichoke head will bloom to purple thistle-like flowers if