In 1947 Marilyn Monroe, then still going by her given name Norma Jean, was crowned Castroville's first Artichoke Queen.
A native of the Mediterranean, the artichoke is classified as a member of the sunflower family.
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Serving Size: 1 medium
|Amount Per Serving|
|% Daily Value*|
|Total Fat: 0.19g||0%|
|Total Carbohydrate: 13.45g||4.48%|
|Dietary Fiber: 6.9||0%|
|Vitamin A 0.34%||Vitamin C 25%|
|Calcium 5.6%||Iron 9.11%|
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Source: USDA National Nutrient Database