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Artichoke - Imperial Star - Cynara scolymus
Tender Perennial: Imperial Star was bred to produce artichokes in one season as an annual, perfect for colder climates. In warm areas, zone 7 and up, treat as a perennial and leave for 6-7 years until they need to be divided. Grow as a dramatic part of an edible landscape, or in rows. Their ideal climate is a moist, coastal area.
Did You Know? Imperial Star was developed so that colder climates could produce artichokes in one season.
Soil Temperature: 65-85°F
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Germination: 10-14 Days
Height At Maturity: 4’-6’
Days to Maturity: 85 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 4'-6'
Approx Seeds per Pack: 50 Seeds
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