Imposing, architectural, edible (in parts), decorative dried and a valuable wildlife plant.

Statuesque plants with silvery leaves and spherical flower heads.

Scolymus Group are the vegetable Globe Artichoke.

Genus of about 8 species of clump-forming perennials from well-drained, sunny slopes and grassland in the Mediterranean region, northwestern Africa and the Canary Islands.


Further Reading....
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.

Buy Varieties of CYNARA

CYNARA cardunculus

CYNARA cardunculus


silvery leaved perennial with purple thistle heads and medicinal properties

Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
individually £14.00 each , 3+ £12.00 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant
CYNARA scolymus

CYNARA scolymus

Globe artichoke

handsome grey foliage with large blue thistle-like flowers

individually £14.50 each , 3+ £12.00 each 
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Available late spring to early summer 2024 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
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