CYNARA cardunculus ssp. flavescens

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CYNARA cardunculus ssp. flavescens

Cardoon, Artichoke

Select Item No. CA704

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1 Portion contains 20-250 seeds depending on value and size.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Asteraceae
Distinction: Award of Garden Merit (A.G.M.) from the Royal Horticultural Society.
Special Features: Excellent cut flowers, variable.
Basic Colour: (blue)
Flower Colour: blue
Natural Flowering Period: July - October
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z6 - Z10
Height with Flowers: 100 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained / average
Characteristics: decorative fruit / medicinal plant / beneficial plant / culinary herb
Usage: honey-bee food plant / suitable for cutting
Portion weight: 3 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 35.71429 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
80 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

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