artichoke plant


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Mediterranean thistlelike plant widely cultivated for its large edible flower head

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If you are familiar with the white, lacy leafed Artemisias, wormwoods, or dusty Millers, you can appreciate the appearance of the silvery leafed artichoke plant, since it is nothing more than a gigantic botanical relative of these more familiar perennials.
If you are familiar with the white, lacy-leafed Artemisias, wormwoods, or Dusty Millers, you can appreciate the appearance of the artichoke plant, since it is nothing more than a gigantic version of these more familiar perennials.
But if you have space for a large, bold vegetable with great ornamental value, don't forget to include an artichoke plant or two.
Recent widespread frosts throughout regions of California have affected some artichoke plants in an unusual way--giving them brownish appearance and a more intense flavor.
Increase the number of your globe artichoke plants by removing the basal `suckers' from existing plants.
In Carmel Valley the artichoke plants stood gray green, and the willows were lush along the river.