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Q.Why Are My Artichokes Small?

john M added on July 24, 2011 | Answered

I live in Oregon. The plants are 2 years old and artichokes are very small.

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Answered on July 25, 2011

Perennials, such as artichokes normally take at least 3 years to become firmly established and produce profusely. They are heavy feeders, so make sure you are side dressing them with plenty of rich organic material. You should see more, and larger fruit next year.

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