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Rhubarb 'Crimson Cherry'
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Rhubarb 'Crimson Cherry'

Plant Type: Edibles

From division, bright red stalks are longer and thicker, very tender and sweet, excellent producer.

  • Bright red stems
  • Tender and sweet stalks, thicker than Canada Red
  • Exceptional producer
Item # Pack Size  
4762816 25 #1 Div. Please Login for Pricing

Height:

3 ft

Spread:

3-4 ft

Zone:

2-8

Rhubarb

Common Name: Rheum

Rhubarb is a cool season, perennial plant that is very winter hardy and resistant to drought. Rhubarb grows best on fertile, well-drained soils that are high in organic matter. 

Plant the roots with the crown bud 2" below the surface of the soil. Water the crowns after planting.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Dry
Average Soil

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Slug Resistant

Attributes

Drought Tolerant
Disease Resistant
Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Growth Rate in the Garden

Rapid

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer
Late Summer