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Rheum palmatum 'Atrosanguineum'

Rheum palmatum 'Atrosanguineum'
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 Rheum palmatum 'Atrosanguineum'Rheum palmatum 'Atrosanguineum' 
Price:  £8.50
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Common Name: Chinese/ Ornamental Rhubarb

Plant Family: Polygonaceae

Planting Style:  architectural
Season of Interest:  Summer to Autumn
Position/ Situation:  Bog Gardens
Sun or Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Flower Colour:  Pink
Leaf Colour:  Purple
Height:  large (up to 12 feet)
Soil Type:  Heavy/Clay
Soil PH:  No preference
Award of Garden Merit:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Deer & Rabbit Resistant Plants
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus


Dramatic perennial with large, palmate, red-purple leaves to 4ft across which turn green with age. Tall plumes of pink flowers from May to June. Makes a superb specimen in a border and can be used as an alternative to Gunnera being. For moist-boggy soil in sun to part shade. Shelter from strong winds. Suitable for Clay soil. Mature plants grow to about 1.8m in height and spread


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