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. Take a look!
Garden expert, Shirley Bovshow offers the Garden Tip of the Day for "Way to Grow".
Artichokes done right can exalt a dish to a new level. The artichoke should be harvested at the right age in order to ensure that it is edible and delicious. And in case you decide to let it hang around in the plant, you are in for a surprise. To know what and other interesting facts about artichokes from master gardener Shirley Bovshow, watch the video.