Harvesting rhubarb gone to seed
I have a rhubarb plant that went to seed before it really produced any stalks worth harvesting. Can I harvest stalks now or should I cut the seeded parts off and wait until next year to harvest any stalks?
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You should break off that seed stalk. And, if you have any harvestable sized stalks you can still use them, BUT it's getting to the end of the season so I might let the plant go another year to build up its strength. You don't say how old your plant is, but if it's a young one, I'd leave it alone now. Mid June is about the end of the season anyway.

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