All About Growing Artichokes. Growing artichokes as annuals that bear edible buds their first season requires an early start, but properly handled artichoke plants will prosper in a wide range of climates. This growing guide includes descriptions of the types of globe artichokes and tips for growing them in your backyard garden. #gardengrowingtips
Globe Artichoke border, perennial, full sun, drought tolerant. Yummy and punk rock flowers! From: Growing Artichoke - Bonnie Plants
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Artichoke Purple Romagna. Artichoke plant grows to 1.4–2 m (4.6–6.6 ft) tall, with arching, deeply lobed, silvery, glaucous-green leaves 50–82 cm (20–32 in) long. The flowers develop in a large head from an edible bud about 8–15 cm (3.1–5.9 in) diameter with numerous triangular scales; the individual florets are purple. | eBay!
Grow perennial vegetables. Plant once, enjoy for 20 years. This pic is an artichoke that grows very tall. "They are ideal for planting now in the veg patch, big pots or even within gaps in beds and borders. My choice of long-living edibles that are easy to look after are asparagus, globe artichoke, Jerusalem artichoke, sea kale, cardoon, chicory and varieties of broccoli, onion and oca, a plant from South America that forms underground tubers that are eaten like potatoes."