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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.
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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

To be advised. -
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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