5 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
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Alexander's Rhubarb Overview
This perennial produces large glossy, dark green leaves that have heart-shaped bases and pronounced veins. In early summer it produces erect panicles of tiny, star-shaped, yellow-green flowers that are covered by creamy brats which hang over them.
Common problems with Alexander's Rhubarb
Generally pest & disease free but can occasionally suffer from blackfly.
How to harvest Alexander's Rhubarb
Generally not harvested.
How to propagate Alexander's Rhubarb
Divide in spring.
Special features of Alexander's Rhubarb
Other uses of Alexander's Rhubarb
An architectural flower for cottage and informal garden beds and borders.