Cymara scolymus / Globe Artichoke
Plant Type / Location: perennial / in ground
Snail Rating: Scale 0-5 snails (5=snail delicacy 0=leave alone)
Comments: I have several Globe Artichoke plants that provide a nice foliage backdrop. Unfortunately ants always seem to swarm the chokes when they are ready to eat. But they do make pretty flowers.
Flower Color(s): purple blue
Date of Photo / File size: Jul-96 / 20K

created September 14, 1996 by websterina@sfsu.edu