Cardoon Artichoke Thistle
Cynara cardunculus 'Cardoon'
Intriguing bold, jagged silver-green foliage grows on an upright, vase-shaped plant. Excellent in mixed plantings for adding texture and contrast, or as an individual specimen. Round, purple, thistle-like flowers can be cut and dried for arrangements. Unopened flower heads can be eaten like artichokes. Herbaceous perennial.
Water NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
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