Growing Calendar for Artichoke Seeds - Green Globe
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Artichoke 'Green Globe' seeds produce crops that are a great delicacy, steamed or boiled and served with melted lemon butter or hollandaise sauce.
This reliable heritage variety produces wonderfully flavoured crops that can be harvested small for baby Artichoke or left to mature.
Sow your Artichoke ‘Green Globe’ seeds under glass or use a Windowsill Plant Propagator in February-April. Transplant in June to crop autumn and the following May/June. Sow direct in March for cropping the following year.
Artichoke are beautiful enough to grow in the flower border. These are perennial plants and will produce more heads with each successive year.
A Delicious Specimen Feature Plant
SOW INDOORS - February-April individually, 1in (2cm) deep in clean module trays of firm pre-watered seed compost. Grow under cool, light conditions.
GROW ON - Harden off before planting out in May 36in (90cm) apart.
SOW OUTDOORS - March- April thinly 1in (2cm) deep. Transplant 36in (90cm) apart to final positions in summer.
HEIGHT - 4-5ft (1.2-1.5m)
TIP - Early sowings can be harvested same year. Later sowings the following year.
Standard Seed. E.U. Rules and Standards
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2 out of 6 are germinating
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