Rhubarb, salads and seeds.

Rhubarb is emerging from its Winter hibernation now and I am so looking forward to harvesting it, especially for Rhubarb and Ginger jam. This lot has been heavily mulched with manure so should give a good crop. The stools (root divisions of Rhubarb) were obtained from our friends Denis and Rita near Castlebaldwin last Spring. […]


This is the rhubarb growing from stools which we obtained from our friends Denis and Rita in February. They always had a great crop from it. Rhubarb can also be grown from seed but the waiting time for a harvest is longer. Stools are basically the roots of the rhubarb plant. They can be dug […]