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How to Grow and Harvest Rhubarb: 5 Rhubarb Gardening Tips

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Nov 8, 2020 • 3 min read

Rhubarb plants (Rheum rhabarbarum) are a perennial vegetable associated with the first burst of springtime produce. These tangy-sweet stalks shine in strawberry rhubarb pie, jams, and compotes, and grow best in USDA hardiness zones 6 or below.