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  • Good to know - wildlife plant - bees. For best foliage effect remove flowering stems as they appear.
  • Medicinal Properties - widely used in gastronomy.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, aphids, grey mould.
  • Place of Origin - Mediterranean, northwestern Africa, Canary Islands.
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - clump forming thistle-like perennials. Imposing plants with silvery leaves and tall, spherical flowerheads.
  • Full Sun - shelter from strong winds
  • fertile well drained soil

Buy Varieties of CYNARA

CYNARA cardunculus   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Cardoon.
silvery leaved perennial with purple thistle heads and medicinal properties
MULTIBUY
individually £10.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each

CYNARA scolymus

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Commonly known as: Globe artichoke.
handsome grey foliage with large blue thistle-like flowers
MULTIBUY
individually £10.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each

Useful extras...

Harrod Horticulture Plant Supports - Plant & Border Supports
Trumpet wire support
The Harrod Peony plant supports have a striking trumpet shape which is ideal for supporting many plants including peonies. Comes in several sizes and is available in traditional rust and matt black colour.
6 options from £36.00

Harrod Horticulture Plant Supports - Plant & Border Supports
Tall circular wire plant support
The Harrod tall circular plant supports are built to last using 8mm round steel rods for the legs and 6mm for the rings and will add sculptural structure to any border, offering plant support for for a range of plants such as dahlias, delphinium, lupin, penstemon, shrub roses, hollyhocks, poppies and foxgloves
6 options from £36.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Ericaceous Liquid Seaweed Fertiliser
Specially developed organic concentrated seaweed feed for ericaceous plants that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™ Ericoid.
Only £7.50

Vermin & Pest Control
Slug Pellets
Slug killer blue mini pellets are easy to use and give effective control of slugs and snails. Ideal in garden, conservatory or greenhouse.
Only £6.50

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