Thursday, November 26, 2009

Artichoke Flower

The vibrant purple flower of the Globe Artichoke

I always let a few of the globe artichoke plants go to flower so that I can collect the seed. The flowers are really dramatic and look great either in a vegetable or a flower garden.


  1. Ian, awesome color. This flower looks like an exotic sea creature!

  2. Beautiful and when I click to enlarge the image draws me in. Lovely Lovely color and texture makes it worth giving up the tasty heart. Carol