As a play on words, an artichoke may mention that you are choking back your creativity, as in “Art 1 choke.” Artichokes open to reveal the heart and also reflect flowering potentials. In that we usually eat the heart of an artichoke, it may comment “eat your heart out.”... Ariadne's Book of Dream
In dreams, artichokes may warn against concealing the truth or giving—or being given—incomplete accounts of the truth. In dream-lore, asparagus is regarded as a symbol of lust and desire on account of its phallic shape.
Asparagus can also suggest prosperity, vitality, youth and abundance.
If the image of an aubergine appears in your dream pay attention to its purple color, but remember that it is also called the eggplant, which may give rise to a quite different interpretation.... The Element Encyclopedia