A picture of a Rhubarb 'Ace Of Hearts'

Rhubarb 'Ace Of Hearts'

Rheum 'Ace of Hearts'

Full Sun
Easy care
Frequent watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1m

1m

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Rhubarb 'Ace Of Hearts' Overview

An ornamental rhubarb, this cultivar is suited to smaller gardens with it's diminutive habit. It produces red veined, heart shaped leaves and in summer pale pink flowers on erect spikes are produced.

Common problems with Rhubarb 'Ace Of Hearts'

Generally pest free but can be attacked by blackfly

    How to harvest Rhubarb 'Ace Of Hearts'

    Generally not harvested.

    How to propagate Rhubarb 'Ace Of Hearts'

    Seed

    Sown in autumn.

    Division

    Divide crowns in Spring

    Special features of Rhubarb 'Ace Of Hearts'

    Attractive leaves

    Other uses of Rhubarb 'Ace Of Hearts'

    Suits being included in informal cottage style gardens but it can also be included in wildlife gardens.