Sativa Artichoke "Imperial Star"
- Delicious & healthy
- Strong growing variety
- Often used in salads
The wonderful "Imperial Star" artichoke is a great vegetable and is also very popular in bouquets. It is a vigorous variety with dark green leaves and wide, white ribs. The flowers appear the following year and are harvested when closed.
Served warm or cold, pickled or as a decorative topping. No matter how you enjoy them they're always a favourite!
- 1.25 grams
- Type: spherical
- Botanical name: Cynara cardunculus
- Recommended break: 3-4 years
- Artichokes need to be grown in very warm conditions.
- If sown very early, you may be able to harvest the artichokes in the same year.
|Sowing Schedule:||February, March, April, May|
|Planting Distance:||100 x 100 cm|
|Where to plant:||Pre-sow in a greenhouse|
|Content sufficient for approx::||20-25 plants|
|Planting Depth:||5 cm|