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Harvesting Rhubarb

I’m not getting clear answers to when to harvest red stem rhubarb. Does the stem have to be totally red?

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#1 Comment By Nikki On 05/07/2014 @ 6:32 pm

It depends on the variety. Some varieties should be red when harvested, while others should be harvested when green because the stalks never turn red. If you have a red variety, wait until the stalks are red to harvest. Here is an article that you may find helpful: [1]

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