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Old 29-07-2010, 04:53 PM posted to triangle.gardens
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Default Flowering artichokes

My one remaining artichoke plant finally put out three artichokes.
They are weird, not like the ones I get at the store. Instead of the
leaves being tightly bunched they are spread, like the petals of a
flower. Then yesterday one of them erupted in a thistle-like bright
blue flower.

I doubt we'll ever eat any of them, but they have been fun to watch.

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