The fully grown artichoke plant is about 120 cm high with lot Of big leaves of about 100 cm long each. One plant could Carry up to 5 fruits with different sizes at the same time. When a fruit is picked, more will come. Depending on the packing orders, Smaller fruits are left on the plant to be picked later when they reach the desired size. The artichokes are carefully picked from the farms with long stems along with some fresh plant leaves. This insures the freshness of the artichokes during transportation.