Growing Calendar for Artichoke Seeds - Violet Globe
Delivery: Mid August to Late December
Artichoke ‘Violet Globe’ produces abundant yields of tender and flavourful purple heads year after year, similar to many Artichokes but with a finer flavour.
Sow your Artichoke ‘Violet Globe’ seeds under glass or using a Windowsill Plant Propagator February-April. Transplant in June to crop autumn and the following May/June. Sow direct in March/April for cropping the following year.
Artichoke ‘Violet Globe’ is beautiful perennial to include in the border and is delicious too!
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 Seeds E.U Rules and Standards.
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