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Rockin the Rhubarb

Posted by Jessica Meyers Altman on

Rockin the Rhubarb

Rhubarb is a traditional plant in the cottage garden and grows as a perennial (it comes back every year). It's a large, showy plant that provides season after season, and is BEYOND easy to grow!!  There are different varieties, some more red than others, but they all taste roughly the same. My variety, sadly isn't as red as I'd like it, but when combined with a red fruit like strawberries or cherries, it will take on the color of the other berries.  To harvest it, you simply tear off the stem of the plant at its base.  It's season is...

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