Artichoke Seeds - Green Globe

Marshalls

Catalogue Code: 1020-2000

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A great delicacy and beautiful enough to grow in the flower border. Will produce more heads each successive year.

Key Features

  • Hardy perennial
  • Prefers full sun

Pack Contents: 35x Artichoke Seeds

Height: 4-5ft / 1.2-1.5m

Description

  • A great culinary delicacy
  • Attractive border plant
  • Produces more heads each year

'Green Globe' produces exceptional crops that are a great delicacy, steamed or boiled and served with melted lemon butter or hollandaise sauce.

This reliable heritage variety produces wonderfully flavoured crops that can be harvested small or left to mature.

Artichokes are beautiful enough to grow in the flower border and are perennial plants which will produce more heads with each successive year.

Growing Calendar

J Jan F Feb M Mar A Apr M May J June J Jul A Aug S Sep O Oct N Nov D Dec
Sow Indoors
Sow Outdoors
Plant Outdoors
Harvest

How to Guide

Sowing Distance

36in / 90cm

 

Sow Indoors

February-April individually, 1in (2cm) deep in clean module trays of firm pre-watered seed compost. Grow under cool, light conditions.

 

Sow Outdoors

March-April thinly 1in (2cm) deep. Transplant to final positions in summer.

 

Plant Out

Harden off before planting out in May.

 

Tips

Early sowings can be harvested same year, later sowings the following year.