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Rheum × hybridum ‘Early Red’

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Early Red is an easy to grow rhubarb. Delicious, with red, sweet, juicy stalks. Crops April - July.

Rheum × hybridum ‘Early Red’ | Stanford in the Vale, Faringdon, Oxfordshire, SN7
Pot Size
1.5 litres

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Common names

Rhubarb 'Early Red'


Rheum × hybridum ‘Early Red’ (Rhubarb 'Early Red'). This variety has red, sweet and juicy stems.


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

Interest and use

Grown for culinary use.

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Rheum × hybridum ‘Early Red’ | Stanford in the Vale, Faringdon, Oxfordshire, SN7 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • Soil pH5.5 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

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Stanford in the Vale, Faringdon, Oxfordshire, SN7
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