Cynara cardunculus Rouge dAlger
Perennial growing to 2 m (7 ft). The blanched leaf stalks are cooked as a celery-like vegetable; also edible are the cooked unopened flower buds (like artichokes). stems are reddish and leaves slightly reddish too.
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