Rhubarb - Sydney Crimson

Rheum rhababarum

Sydney Crimson Rhubarb

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Adelicious red stemmed variety that is excellent for pies, tarts and jams. Grows very well over a range of climates. The perennial rhubarb is often referred to as the pie plant due to its use in pies. It is a highly productive plant that can be harvested within 6 months. Requires rich well drained soil. Plant crowns in rich well drained soil with growing bud just above soil.

$7.90 ($7.90-$12.90 choose a size)

Specifications of Rhubarb - Sydney Crimson

Preferred Climate Warm Temperate, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From RhizomeLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 0-1m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA

Water Requirements Frequent Watering

Fruiting/Harvest Months , February, March, April, May, June

Rhubarb - Sydney Crimson Reviews & Tips

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★★★★★ 3y ago


Mt.Crosby, QldWho doesn't like rhubarb? :)  Bought Sydney Crimson crown from Daleys, Aug 2018. Harvested first 2 stems Oct 2018.- the photo is of one of these - and they were seriously YUM! Flavour is first-rate, more interesting and complex than what...

★★★ 9y ago

Woodstock, NSW, Australia

Great stewed for breakfast with cereal or with apples in pie!

★★★★★ 10y ago

Katoombs, NSW, Australia

I have purchased  from Daleys and planted it spring 2011. I have planted some crowns as well from other sources, but this one is doing considerably better.

★★ 10y ago

, SA

Golden retriever occassionally uses it as bed. Never really thrived for that reason.

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