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RHUBARB 'Timperley Early'

One of the earliest rhubarb varieties. Succulent vivid red stems are excellent for pies and crumbles. Will grow well in a large pot on the patio

Available autumn 2020 -
individually £11.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each

  • Deciduous - rhizomatous perennial
  • Height - 40cm (16in)
  • Spread - 40cm (16in)
  • Zero Rated Item - No VAT on this plant
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Caution, toxic if eaten - Do not eat these plants. - leaves are toxic.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - can be ready to harvest from March. Harvest March to May. Do not pick stems in first year. .
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, crown rot, viruses.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. 1945. H. Marshland.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - deep, humus-rich.

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