Rhubarb Victoria

The Rhubarb Victoria is a very popular variety that grows well in most climates. It has long stems, with a bright red skin and are less stringy than other varieties, the leaves are green and red. It is one of the easiest varieties to grow from seed and is very productive. The seeds of this variety we offer are 100% Natural.

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The Rhubarb Victoria is a very popular variety that grows well in most climates. It has long stems, with a bright red skin and are less stringy than other varieties, the leaves are green and red. It is one of the easiest varieties to grow from seed and is very productive. The seeds of this variety we offer are 100% Natural.

Rhubarb is a perennial plant, is grown for its stem which are the edible part of the plant. It has multiple uses depending on the country. In the US, it is used in jams and marmalades as their tart flavor goes well with large amounts of sugar. In Britain it is used with ginger, orange and other fruits like strawberries. In France they are cooked in sauces that go with the fish and as garnish with pork and duck. In addition to this versatility, it is very beneficial to health; It is a good source of vitamin C and antioxidants, and low in carbohydrates. In Asia it is mainly used for its medicinal properties.

The seeds are planted in spring and summer, you should soak in water the seeds for a few hours before sowing, because the shell that covers them is quite hard. Rhubarb is a large plant so that the seeds should be planted at a distance and in a broad place. It can also be grown as an ornamental because its large foliage is very extravagant. Rhubarb can produce over 5 years.

You shouldn't harvest during the first year, so you allow plants to develop a stronger roots. To harvest you have to boot the stems with leaves of the plant and then cut the leaves. If growing flowers, you should be removed it, because if they do not steal nutrients to the stems.

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Rhubarb Victoria

Rhubarb Victoria

The Rhubarb Victoria is a very popular variety that grows well in most climates. It has long stems, with a bright red skin and are less stringy than other varieties, the leaves are green and red. It is one of the easiest varieties to grow from seed and is very productive. The seeds of this variety we offer are 100% Natural.

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