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Globe Artichoke (Cynara scolymus)

Postby Durgan » Sep 18, 2008 5:45 pm

http://www.durgan.org/ShortURL/?EQZSX 18 September 2008 Globe Artichoke (Cynara scolymus)
The last of the 2008 season. When I first grew these in 2007, I knew little about them, and could find no informative pictures on the Internet.

http://www.durgan.org/ShortURL/?BVBWK Summary: Growing Experience.
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Re: Globe Artichoke (Cynara scolymus)

Postby Sharon Bryson » Sep 18, 2008 9:50 pm

They look like they have done very well!
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Re: Globe Artichoke (Cynara scolymus)

Postby Durgan » Sep 18, 2008 9:56 pm

Sharon Bryson wrote:They look like they have done very well!


For sure. The cultivar is not the most photogenic. I always find it hard to get a good shot of the plant, but now that the other vegetation is removed one can get a fair look.
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