- Delicious purple heads
- Attractive border plant
- Produces more heads each year
'Violet Globe’ produces abundant yields of tender and tasty purple heads year after year, similar to many artichokes but with a finer flavour.
This is also a decorative beautiful perennial to include in the border! Produces a small crop in its first year, which becomes bigger in subsequent years.
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How to Guide
February-April: Sow individually, 1in (2cm) deep in clean module trays of firm pre-watered seed compost. Grow under cool, light conditions.
March- April: Sow thinly 1in (2cm) deep. Transplant to final positions in summer.
36in / 90cm
Harden off before planting out in May.
Early sowings can be harvested same year, later sowings the following year.