Rhubarb 'Victoria' is a delicious choice known for its outstanding flavour that is easy to grow. Producing rosy stalks of firm but tartly sweet flesh that is topped with bushy green foliage; it is a popular choice for both novice and experienced gardeners. These high yielding, early cropping plants are best suited when grown in full or partial sun, preferring well-drained, fertile soil, where they will thrive to reach a mature height of 50cm. Why not try cooking to add into preserves or stew with other British favourites to add into crumbles or pies for a delicious treat. First grade, open ground crowns supplied.
|Mature Height||50 cm|
|Mature Spread||75 cm|
|Plant Spacing||75 cm|
|Planting||Plant deep enough so the top of the crown is at soil level|
|Soil Type||Well drained, fertile soil|
Growing at a glance…
Rhubarb is the easiest yet most rewarding fruit to grow in the garden. Our strong crowns should be planted 75cm apart. After the first season they will be ready to crop. Divide every 4/5 years and give your surplus crowns to friends or familyPlant in any reasonable garden soil that is well drained. Plant at approx 75cm apart and deep enough so that the tip of the crown is at soil level.