(n.) = artichoke. Ex: During the last 50 years, the area harvested for artichoke, early potato, melon, Brussels sprouts and watermelon has increased by twofold. (n.) = rose. Ex: Choose a watering can that has a removable rose so that you can either use the gentle rain of the rose for small seedlings or deliver a lot of water by using the spout without the rose attachment. ---- * alcachofa de bombona = gas cylinder regulator. * alcachofa de la ducha = shower head.