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Rhubarb is the name given to several species of herbaceous perennial plants in the genus Rheum, including R. rharbarum and R. rhaponticum (wild rhubarb), R. rhaponticum (garden...
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Visible slug tracks on rhubarb stalks
Slugs tracks on rhubarb

Rhubarb    None Given

If rhubarb stalks have slug tracks on them, can they still be washed thoroughly and eaten?

Asked by: Pamela Mans (1 point)   Posted:May 23, 2017

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Rhubarb plant flowering
How to cut off Rhubarb flower?

Rhubarb    Lausanne, Switzerland

My Rhubarb plant is producing a flower, which I understand should be cut off immediately so that the plant will not put any more energy into it, rather than the leaves. Is it...

Asked by: Marcel Salathé (25 points)   Posted:May 5, 2013

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What happened to my rhubarb?


I took this picture of my rhubarb plant at some point over the summer. It survived but what was wrong with it? Will it grow again? As far as I remember, all the other plants...

Asked by: Jenny Servick (2 points)   Posted:February 9, 2013

3 answers    4355 views

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Dividing rhubarb plant

Rhubarb    UK

Quick question. I have a wonderful rhubarb plant that I promised to share with a friend so that she too could grow it in her garden. I had completely forgotten about this and...

Asked by: Robyn (4 points)   Posted:February 5, 2013

2 answers    2467 views