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Rhubarb Plants

Rhubarb Plant (9cm Pot)

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Rhubarb Plants - Description

  • Potted Rhubarb Plant
  • Rheum rhabarbarum
  • Variety: Rhabarbarum Champagne
  • Quantity: 1 Potted Plant
  • Pot Size: 9cm
  • Current Plant Size: 10cm
  • Habit & Form: This is a Clump Forming Perennial Vegetable
  • Rhubarb Comes Back Every Year
  • Produces Thick Red Stalks Each Year
  • Late Cropper Variety

Rhubarb Plants - Planting Instructions

  • Water pot before planting
  • Prepare hole for each plant
  • Spacing: 60 - 90cm
  • Can be planted any time of year
  • Location: Prefers a sunny spot with well drained soil
  • Can do well in shade also
  • Add well rotted manure at time of planting
  • Harvest: Do not harvest in the first year - instead allow plant to develop
  • To Harvest: Remove the flower stalks as they are seen from April to June
  • Note: Do not eat the foliage / leaves
  • Also a good idea to plant in raised beds to protect against rotting of the crowns

Rhubarb Plants - Uses

  • Rhubarb is great for stewing
  • Ideal for a range of deserts
  • Rhubarb leaves can be used as an insect spray
  • Can also be used for cleaning pots and pans

Rhubarb Plants - Advantages

  • A low maintenance crop
  • Champagne is an excellent variety for forcing
  • Gives a plentiful yield of strong rhubarb stems
  • Popular variety
  • Superb quality
  • Multiple uses

Rhubarb Plants - Disadvantages

  • Rhubarb needs attention as it will attract pests

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