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"A Way To Grow" Video Series #3: Harvesting Artichokes Before Flowering! Beginner Tips

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Blog entry by Shirley Bovshow "Eden Maker" posted 677 days ago 5617 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Harvesting artichokes before flowering is a must in order to ensure an edible artichoke. Once the artichoke matures there is a huge and beautiful surprise waiting for you.Watch this short, 45 second video!
Garden expert, Shirley Bovshow offers the Garden Tip of the Day for “Way to Grow.

-- Shirley Bovshow "EdenMaker" , www.EdenMakersBlog.com, www.GardenCenterTV.ning.com



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Shirley Bovshow "Eden Maker"

74 posts in 1803 days
hardiness zone 10a

I visit garden trade shows and video tape what I feel are the best new products. These are not paid advertisements, just my professional opinion. See more videos at www.GardenCenterTV.com

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MsDebbieP

14675 posts in 2575 days
hardiness zone 5b

posted 677 days ago

since I’ve never seen an artichoke other than what is in the stores, this was very informative! Thank you

-- - Debbie, SW Ontario Canada (USDA Hardiness Zone: 5a)

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Shirley Bovshow "Eden Maker"

74 posts in 1803 days
hardiness zone 10a

posted 676 days ago

I was very surprised the first time I let my artichokes flower. I didn’t expect it! Gorgeous color. Thanks for watching Debbie.

-- Shirley Bovshow "EdenMaker" , www.EdenMakersBlog.com, www.GardenCenterTV.ning.com

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sharad

1622 posts in 1792 days
hardiness zone 11

posted 676 days ago

I too have never seen artichoke but have heard about the medicinal properties of the flower and other parts of the plant. The flower has my pet color and looks so attractive. Thanks for the informative tip of the day.

Sharad

-- Bagwan-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein

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Shirley Bovshow "Eden Maker"

74 posts in 1803 days
hardiness zone 10a

posted 676 days ago

My pleasure Sharad. It is a beautiful and delicious flower (when immature).

-- Shirley Bovshow "EdenMaker" , www.EdenMakersBlog.com, www.GardenCenterTV.ning.com

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Greenthumb

2287 posts in 2395 days

posted 674 days ago

short and sweet and I learned something

thanks

-- just one more rock, and the garden is done ; )

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Shirley Bovshow "Eden Maker"

74 posts in 1803 days
hardiness zone 10a

posted 674 days ago

Thanks Greenthumb! I hope you’ll subscribe to the “Way to Grow” series on YouTube’s “Digs Channel.”

I’ll also be posting new videos here on Fridays.

Thanks all!
Shirley

-- Shirley Bovshow "EdenMaker" , www.EdenMakersBlog.com, www.GardenCenterTV.ning.com

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