Current order processing time is approx 5-6 business days. 

Australia Post currently have delivery delays within Australia due to the current restrictions and recent COVID outbreak. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS Economy Mail is no longer availble due to Covid19. Standard and Express mail is still available to most countries but this can change daily.

 

RHUBARB Victoria (Heirloom)

Rheum rhabarbarum

Stock: Available

$3.80

Family: Polygonaceae

Characteristics: Herbaceous perennial

Height: 60cm

Spread: 120cm

Seed per packet: Approx 15

A strong, vigorous growing Rhubarb that is easily grown from seed and ready for harvesting after 1 years growth. Thick stems have a crimson colour that is more intense at the bottom fading to green at the top.

Produces medium sized juicy stalks, a heavy producer with tender flesh with an excellent balance of sweetness and acidity. A classic heirloom vegetable.

Adaptable to most good garden soils, prefers an open sunny position.

TropicalAll year round.
Temperate: Spring through to early Autumn.
Cool climate: Spring to early Summer

Sow: 6 mm deep
For best results sow in trays of seed raising mix and transplant when 6 cm tall.
Plant space: 40-50 cm
Row Space: 40-50 cm
Germination: 7-14 days
Maturity: 50-100 weeks

We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.

Click here to view our range.

We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.

Stay in touch

The latest product arrivals, inspiring garden ideas and sale alerts!