Latin name: Rheum palmatum

Chinese rhubarb

3 m. 9,84 f.
Family: Polygonaceae

Genus: Rheum

Rhizomatous herbs with large leaves and tall inflorescences in summer. Some species have edible petioles. Leaves are poisonous.
They grow in deep, moist, humus-rich soils, in full sun or partial shade.
Cultivated in lake borders and river banks.
Propagated by division.
Latin name: Rheum palmatum
Large, palmate leaves with red petioles. Tall, narrow, red inflorescences in early summer.