What's your question? Ask

Hyacinth Plant


Zone 53118 | 2mymimi added on September 5, 2017 | Answered

I planted new rhubarb plants this past spring. Two of them have seemed to die back. One is leafy and ok. Are the first two going dormant or are they dead??

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Answered on September 8, 2017

The leaves will generally die back naturally as you enter autumn or at a first frost.
Is the soil dry or excessively wet? You will want to provide water until dormancy with newly planted Rhubarb. Avoid watering down into the crown.


Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.

Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Hyacinth Plant
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert