Artichokes are a seed in FarmVille, available after reaching level 6. The seeds cost 70 coins to plant, and can be harvested every four days for 204 coins. They also award 2 XP per plot.
Freshly planted Artichokes.
Artichokes at 33% growth.
Artichokes at 66% growth.
Artichokes ready to be harvested.
Artichokes treated with Crop Fertilizer.
Artichokes after having withered.
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Farm Trivia: Artichokes are a type of thistle that can grow up to 2 meters tall.