Artichokes & Cardoon

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  • cardoon

    Bianco Avorio Cardoon

    £6.99
    (5 Plants)

    A great source of nectar for bees and other beneficial insects
    This is the perfect perennial vegetable to grow in your herbaceous border as it can grow up to 1.8m tall. A relation to the Globe Artichoke, this plant produces a very attractive purple flower with beautiful leaves. It also provides a great source of nectar for bees and other beneficial insects.

    Number of plants: 5

    Variety: Bianco Avorio

    Can be grown in: Large pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds and herbaceous borders. Find out more about growing Cardoon Bianco Avorio in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Unlike the artichoke, you eat the stems of cardoons, not the flowerheads. Peel away the outer layer to get to the good stuff, and then use your cardoons as a quirky alternative for dipping into your dips and hummus.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-20cm.


  • Artichokes

    Green Globe Artichokes

    £5.99
    (5 Plants)

    With armour-like exterior and delicious savoury-sweet heart, these plants are easy to grow and have an incredible flavour
    Producing a tight globe-shaped green and purple head, these plants look fantastic in any garden. Artichokes are reliable croppers and perennials so you will be able to harvest from these plants for about 4-5 years. Leave some space for them to grow as they can get quite large.

    Number of plants: 5

    Variety: Green Globe (organic)

    Can be grown in: Large pots and containers, grow bags, raised beds. Find out more about growing artichokes in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Steamed, grilled, roasted, or sautéed, artichokes are one of spring’s most delectable treats.

    Can be delivered from: late April to July. They will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-20cm