ARTICHOKE Imperial Star
Stock: 18 Available
Characteristics: Perennial thistle 1.4-2 m
Seed per packet: 10
Imperial star is a perennial thornless artichoke is an improved Green Globe type. Produces good green uniform globe round shape, very sweet and tender.
Can be planted and harvested in one season.
Prefers a deep rich soil in an open sunny position, frost resistant but drought tender.
Tropical: Autumn and Winter.
Temperate: Spring and Autumn.
Sow: 5mm deep.
For best results sow directly into soil where they are to grow.
Germination: 5-7 days.
Plant space: 60cm
Row space: 60 cm
Maturity: 52 weeks
Feed regularly with a soluble fertiliser for stronger plants.To promote new growth harvest continuously.