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Author Topic: Is it too late to lift and split rhubarb?  (Read 702 times)

Rosemary

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  • Barry, Angus, Scotland
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Is it too late to lift and split rhubarb?
« on: February 13, 2022, 04:06:46 pm »
As per the title. It's sprouting, if that makes a difference. :eyelashes:

Fleecewife

  • Joined May 2010
  • South Lanarkshire
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Re: Is it too late to lift and split rhubarb?
« Reply #1 on: February 13, 2022, 05:23:37 pm »
I think if the sprouting bits are just red nobbles then that's ok, but if you've got actual stalks and leaves then it would be best left until it's dormant next winter.


(ps due to the weirdness of typing v handwriting, I spelt 'stalks' as 'storks' - now that would be interesting in the rhubarb patch  :roflanim: )
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