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Rhubarb first year

Lanarkshire, Scotland Sco

I bought two Rhubarb plants at the start of the year , was told not to harvest any stalks from plants this year , look how well it's grown. So :-

Should I harvest from plants this year?

If not

Do I just leave them on and let it die off over winter?

Please help



Dscn0329

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I would take a couple of stalks but no more, it needs the leaves to feed and grow, but more will come if you harvest just a little. Patience :-)))

26 Jul, 2009

 

Thanks Marander two from each plant ,no more .

26 Jul, 2009

 

Not enough to make a crumble, though, is it?

26 Jul, 2009

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