RHEUM officinale 'BLBP 01'

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RHEUM officinale 'BLBP 01'

Chinese Rhubarb (Da-Huang)

Select Item No. RA079


1 Portion contains 20-250 seeds depending on value and size.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Polygonaceae
Special Features: Strong stems, high content of extract and rhein, very low to absent content of rhaponticin, high root yield, TCM plant.
Basic Colour: (white / cream)
Flower Colour: whitish
Natural Flowering Period: May - July
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z6 - Z9
Foliage: large, lobed
Height with Flowers: 200 cm
Soil Requirements: average
Characteristics: medicinal plant
Portion weight: 1.5 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 13.26 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
40 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

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