Cynara cardunculus

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Noun1.Cynara cardunculus - southern European plant having spiny leaves and purple flowers cultivated for its edible leafstalks and roots
cardoon - only parts eaten are roots and especially stalks (blanched and used as celery); related to artichokes
Cynara, genus Cynara - artichoke; cardoon
vegetable - any of various herbaceous plants cultivated for an edible part such as the fruit or the root of the beet or the leaf of spinach or the seeds of bean plants or the flower buds of broccoli or cauliflower
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My globe artichokes Cynara Cardunculus, with their majestic purple thistle like crowns, are covered with bees stumbling around in intoxicated stupors.
Population structure of Cynara cardunculus complex and the origin of the conspecific crops artichoke and cardoon.
Morphology and SSR fingerprinting of newly developed Cynara cardunculus genotypes exploitable as ornamentals.
Cynara cardunculus is the most spread and cultivated species within the genus Cynara.
Estos resultados fueron similares a los obtenidos con un extracto de flores del cardo Cynara cardunculus (Sousa y Malcata, 1998).
Genetic diversity of Cynara cardunculus determined by Sequence Related Amplified Polymorphism Markers.
El objetivo de este trabajo fue la delimitacion del area geografica argentina donde es posible la produccion economica de Jatropha curcas (pinon manso), Ricinus communis (tartago, ricino) y Cynara cardunculus (cardo de Castilla) en condiciones de secano.
Working with the Carlsbad Fish and Wildlife Office, the Service's Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program is funding weed control on approximately 25 acres (10 ha) now occupied by a nonnative plant, the herbaceous perennial Cynara cardunculus.
Three different triterpenoid saponins, marked here as 1s, 2s and 3s, from involucral bracts of Cynara cardunculus L.
La Serena is an intensely flavored washed-rind cheese that perfectly represents the region, both in the aroma that is redolent of the sheep's milk and by the coagulant used, a wildflower known as Ladies Bed Straw that is related to the cardoon, Cynara cardunculus.
Cynara cardunculus, the Cardoon, is closely related to the Globe Artichoke and is just as delicious.
A menudo, en los lugares mas secos se introducen plantas de tendencia xerica como Cynara cardunculus y Erigion paniculatum.