Rheum palmatum


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Noun1.Rheum palmatum - long used for laxative properties
rhubarb plant, rhubarb - plants having long green or reddish acidic leafstalks growing in basal clumps; stems (and only the stems) are edible when cooked; leaves are poisonous
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Employ properly prescribed botanical medicines: Cordyceps sinensis, Rheum palmatum (Guan, 2015), Astragalus membranaceus, Salvia miltiorrhiza (Danshen), Angelica sinensis (dong quai) (Hsieh, 2017) and Portulaca oleracea (purslane) (Iranshahy, 2017) These herbs may prove useful in preventing progression of chronic kidney disease;
I've planted it with Rheum Palmatum Ace of Hearts, Carex Elata Aurea, Rodgersia Pinnata Superba and Primula Millers Crimson as I used in the wet area of my Chelsea 2015 show garden.
Into the end of one of my borders will go Geum "Princes Juliana", Iris pseudacorus "Variegata", Achillea "Fanal" and Rheum palmatum "Ace of Hearts" to join some of the other hot-coloured flowers already in the border.
Into the end of one of my borders will go Geum "Princes Juliana", Iris pseudacorus "Variegata", Achillea "Fanal" and Rheum palmatum "Ace Hearts" to join some of the other hot-coloured flowers already in the border.
Rhubarb makes spectacular new pink buds but the majestic red rhubarb, rheum palmatum Atrosanguineum, puts it in the shade.
Rheum palmatum, called Chinese rhubarb, has deeply cut leaves and is best grown in herb gardens.