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Rhubarb 'Holsteiner blut'

Rheum rhabarbarum

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Holsteiner blut is a variety of Rhubarb which is a member of the Rheum family. Its botanical name is Rheum rhabarbarum 'Holsteiner blut'.

A vigorous variety, with very bright red stems and an excellent flavour.

This variety is a Vegetable that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more.

Holsteiner blut Rhubarb is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Holsteiner blut have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Holsteiner blut

Holsteiner blut is generally regarded as a hardy plant, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures.

Growing Holsteiner blut from seed

Transplanting Holsteiner blut

Holsteiner blut is hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Holsteiner blut