Rumex alpinus growing leaf plant herbaceous of the genus Rumex also known as Monk’s rhubarb or Alpine dock, Rumex alpinus perennial evergreen plant also used as ornamental plant, can grow in temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-8.

Rumex alpinus leaves

Leaves edible in color green in round to ovate shape the size of the leaves 15-25+ cm.

Flower color pink-purple in shape of bell-triangle, the flowers grow on stems in inflorescence.

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Requirements for Rumex alpinus growing and care:

High elevate

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
Possible but not necessary

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Invasive

Recommended planting season?
Spring / Summer

Pests and diseases:
?

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Old and dead leaves

Size of the plant?
0.5-1.5 m, 20-60 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer

General information about the flower
Pink-purple flower in shape of bell-triangle, the flowers grow on stems in inflorescence

Pollination is done by:
Bees, flies

Edible leaves

Leaves harvesting season:
All year

How to harvest the leaves?
Tender leaf without the stem of the leaf

Information about leaves:
Green in round to ovate shape the size of the leaves 15-25+ cm

Uses of Rumex alpinus leaves:
Stuffed, cooked

Scientific name:

Rumex alpinus

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