During Winter and some early Spring shipments, some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT.
This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
We have selected this rhubarb strain for its excellent production for commercial growers and home gardeners. This very vigorous, upright growing strain produces large, tender stalks and has acceptable red color. Shows resistance to root-rot problems.
Best in Zones: 4 - 8
This is for a quantity of 2 plants, Shipping as a rhubarb root.
We recommend a soil pH level of 6.0 - 6.8 for rhubarb crowns.
Rhubarb bears a light harvest in the 2nd year and a full harvest in the 3rd year.
Easy to grow!
Plants ship between January - July, depending on zone.