The sunchoke or Jerusalem artichoke is a perennial relative of the sunflower -- and has nothing to do with the holy city of Jerusalem. The “Jerusalem" is likely a corruption of the Italian word girasole or sunflower and "artichoke" may be...
A few more details. . .
Our 2014 catalogue is out and about in the Maritimes and anywhere else where it's requested!
Cover art by local artist, Helen Opie -- more details under the Red Kuri seed description in the catalogue.
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