Gunnera grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Gunnera also known as Giant Rhubarb, Gunnera perennial evergreen plant, the leaf stalk edible and mostly used as ornamental fixing nitrogen plant, can grow in tropic or subtropical, mediterranean, temperate climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 6+.
Leaves color green in round shape with lobes, the leaves size can be 1-3 m,
Leaf stalk edible in the color green.
Flower color can be red, purple, brown, pink or green the flowers small and grow in inflorescence like bottle brush.
Gunnera for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy Buy Now in E-bay How to grow Gunnera growing and care:
Plant / Seed What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? ? Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring, summer, autumn Planting season: Weevil Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: Dead Leaves How to prune: 1-3.5 m, 3-11 feet Size of the plant? Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring Bloom season: Like bottle brush flower in color can be: red, purple, brown, pink or green the flowers small and grow in inflorescence General information about the flower: Edible leaf stalk Leaf stalk harvesting season: All year How to harvest the leaf stalk Young fully grown take the leaf stalk from the ground ? Information about leaf stalk: Leaf stalk it’s the edible part the leaves big can be up to 3 m, in round shape Uses of leaf stalk: Alcoholic beverage, jams, eaten raw Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Evergreen, Herbaceous, Leaf plant, Perennial plant
Edible plants, Floristry, Ground fixing plants, Indoor plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Brown flowers, Green flower, Pink flower, Purple flower, Red flower
Autumn Harvest, Spring Harvest, Summer Harvest, Winter harvest
Edible Stem / Wood
Alcoholic beverages, Eaten raw, Jams