Cynara scolymus - Artichoke

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Once grown as a vegetable and blanched for use rather like celery,

Itis now valued for its striking silvery, thistle-like foliage which adds a theatrical touch to the border. In summer, tall flower stems are topped by fat thistle buds

The buds finally open into large purple thistle flowers which attract masses of bees. The dead flowerheads can be left on the plants to provide additional interest in winter, It makes a dramatic cut flower. and lasts for a long time in a floral arrangement,

9cm pots