RHEUM rhabarbarum RHUBARB Stockbridge Arrow 3L
This superb Yorkshire bred variety has a growing reputation for being one of the best modern varieties of rhubarb available. Heavy cropper of long thick stems, dark red in colour, and topped with distinctive arrow shaped leaves – hence the name! Excellent flavour and fully hardy with easy to pull stems. Ideal for forcing, recommended for freezing. Eventual height: 60cm (24in). Eventual spread: 120cm (48in). Cropping season: April-June. 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.