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Rheum palmatum ‘Atrosanguineum’

For sale by Barracott Plants

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Ornamental Rhubarb. Striking plumes of red flowers Jun-Jul. 2m. Handsome purple reverse to follow. Fertile soil in sun or part shade.

Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Rheum palmatum ‘Atrosanguineum’

Common names



Rheum palmatum ‘Atrosanguineum’ (Rheum). This plant has dark green leaves variegated purple-red, with spikes of red flowers in late summer to mid autumn.


They prefer full sun or partial-shade with deep moist, humus-rich soil.

Interest and use

Bog, ornamental, foliage

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Rheum palmatum ‘Atrosanguineum’ | Gunnislake, Cornwall, PL18 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilClay, Fertile, Sandy, Loamy
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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