Joy Creek Nursery

406-002D4   Cynara scolymus 'Green Globe'  

Cynara scolymus 'Green Globe'
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The Cynara scolymus 'Green Globe' selection of artichoke produces large spherical green flower heads that are both ornamental and edible. Flowers left to mature will be bright purple. The large deeply lobed leaves are stiff and woolly to the touch. They are evergreen and look spectacular as a background in the mixed border. They can measure almost a yard in length.

Late summer.  6 ft. x 4 ft.

Purple flowers

Sun     Zones 8, 9

20300 NW Watson Road  Scappoose, OR 97056
(503) 543-7474    (503) 543-6933 (FAX)