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Post  Feistywidget on 11/5/2011, 7:18 pm

Thank you for the clarification. You said you'd recommend not growing them in SFG boxes, but would it be possible to grow them in other forms of container gardening? I was thinking raised beds, what would the depth of the boxes have to be?

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Re: raised beds for artichokes?

Post  camprn on 11/5/2011, 7:29 pm

The taproot of a globe artichoke plant is normally between 4 and 6 feet deep. Probably not ideal for pots but maybe raised beds would be fine.

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