Species

Rheum rhabarbarum

Common Name(s)

rhubarb

Family

Polygonaceae

Flora Category

Vascular - Exotic

Structural Class

Dicotyledonous Herbs other than Composites

Flower Colours

Green,White

Year Naturalised

1983

Origin

N.E. Asia


Poisonous plant:
Despite being a common vegetable the leaves are poisonous.

This page last updated on 5 Dec 2010