RHEUM rhabarbarum RHUBARB Glaskins Perpetual 3L
Superb all-round variety. The red stalks are long & tender and are reputed to have the lowest content of oxalic acid of all rhubarb. Early maturing, establishes quickly. Can be harvested lightly in the first year by snapping or cutting the outer stalks, that will allow it to clump up for the following season. Excellent for forcing and very easy to grow. Hardy & disease resistant. Eventual height: 60cm (24in). Eventual spread: 1.2m (4ft). Self fertile.
This product is supplied in a 3L pot.
Plant crowns 90-100cm apart.
Plant in sun or partial shade, on moist but well-drained, humus-rich soils. Soak the root-ball before planting. Water well until established.
Mulch each Autumn with well-rotted organic material. Remove flowering spikes as they appear.