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Rheum Palmatum - Ornamental Rhubarb

Rheum Palmatum - Ornamental Rhubarb

Type Herbaceous, Deciduous
Size Medium Border (50-100cm height)
Form Spreading
Colours Red Foliage, Red Flowers (Summer early)
Care Regular maintenance required
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Fast growing

Cultivation tips: This moisture loving large perennial will grow in any moist fertile soil including heavy clay in full or part sun. Dig in compost when planting and mulch crowns every year in autumn.
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