Violet Star Artichoke (Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus)
These purple beauties are as delicious as they are beautiful! Violet Star’s tender heart is sweet and nutty with a creamy texture. Elegant blossoms are beloved by bees and other pollinators.
- 35+ minimum seeds
- Germination: 35-45 days
- Maturity: 180-365 days
- Start indoors 6-8 weeks prior to last frost. Plant seeds ½” deep in seed starting mix. Transplant in full sun after frost danger has passed. Compost well.
- Space plants 36” apart.