Cynara humilis

HUMBLE ARTICHOKE

SC00151

Commonly known as artichoke, borriquero thistle or cardocuco, it is a species of large thistle of the Asteraceae family. In Spain, it is used as an artichoke, in a tender and depinized state. Even the stalks at the base of the leaf are edible. The seeds are very appetizing for birds.

Aplications

price per gram

0,09 - 0,30

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Technical Information

Planting information:

Direct seeding. No pre-germinative treatment is required.

Additional information

Leaf Lifespan

Deciduous Leaves

Flower Color

Blue

Leaf Color

Light Green

Flowering Season

Late Spring, Early Summer

Sowing Season

Early Spring, Late Spring

Family

Herbaceous

Habitat

Grasslands and Meadows

Plant Lifespan

Perennial

Water Requirements

Medium

Light Requirements

Full Sun

Origin

Iberian Peninsula

Soil Type

Sandy

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