- ORIGIN: guided cross Castellammare C4 x Salanquette
- HEAD: large, globular shape, intense purple colour with greenish iridescence when harvest, compact, thick pulpy bracts
- VEGETATIVE VIGOUR: medium-high
- PRODUCTION: medium-high
- HARVEST PERIOD: a few days after Romanesco C3 (in central/southern Italy)
# FEATURES: resists cold well. this is a typical Romanesco artichoke, attractive, tightly closed, compact with an appealing intense bluish colour, as requested in Rome.