Asked on May 21, 2017

Can you grow rhubarb in Florida?

Chas' Crazy CreationsKate BaxterMargaret Alexander


3 answers
  • Margaret Alexander
    on May 21, 2017

    Hi Sandra! Yes you can. We live in Central Florida, my sister and I had bought some plants at Lowes and while mine didn't do so well haha, my garden gets full sun. My sisters rhubarb that gets more filtered sun is about 3 feet tall and doing great! Now I am just waiting for her to make a strawberry rhubarb pie!!!
  • Kate Baxter
    on May 21, 2017

    Rhubarb loves cool temps and lots of manure. It needs a lot of 'feeding' and water. Where I live it practically grows wild as I live on the 'wet coast' of Canada. If you have a 'coolish' time of the year in Florida that is the best time to plant it.
  • Chas' Crazy Creations
    on May 21, 2017

    Yes, you can. Just make sure it gets water,
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