Cardoon

There are about a dozen species in this genus of thistle-like herbaceous perennials. They are native to the Mediterranean region and parts of Northern Africa. The name is from the Greek word for "artichoke".


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Cynara cardunculus Cardoon
C. scolymus Artichoke
   
   

 

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