Herbaceous perennial with edible bracts that are purplish-green and highly textured grey-green foliage. Harvest flower buds just before they open. If left unharvested, the bracts will bloom a brilliant purple. Plant in full sun and moist, well-draining soils. Cut to ground after leaves start to yellow in fall.

Size: 1 gallon

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