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SikoMa

Own a small ranch in NW Montana. The property is a jungle of plants/flowers. I can tell you just about anything horsey, still learning about plants😄

Rheum Rhabarbarum (Unknown Variety

  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2019
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SikoMa

#rhubarb is SO #weird 🤪

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lesliecole49

It sure is!

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columbiariver

For sure but it's pretty in this picture 🌺💚

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lovestogarden

Beautiful 📷

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rachelbrooks

Freaky! But fascinating!

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SikoMa

First #signsofspring in #montana #rhubarb

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columbiariver

That's pretty cool Dar 🌱

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SikoMa

Aren't they just CrAzY lookin Laura @columbiariver ?😂🤪

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ShelleySnyder

Wild and crazy looking!!💘😍

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cyndi

A brain unfolding lol

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gjones

Great photo - it does look a bit unusual😄

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pelly

Fabulous photo Dar 👍👍

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carolgs

Love nature's weird way of new growth, brilliant pic

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jeatacake

That's super wrinkly!😁 How are you doing over there? Hope winter's giving you a break now 😊

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SikoMa

Ha ha Jeff... Just had light snow flurries yesterday🙄 @jeatacake

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jeatacake

Blimey! When does it end? Hopefully not just before it all starts again! 😖❄

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SikoMa

Our first snow is usually in October Jeff, lol. Was 65°F here today @jeatacake . Mother nature is kinda wacky this year🙄😩

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SikoMa

First #harvest of #rhubarb and more #asparagus #gyo 😄

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Keely

Wow yummy with custard please 😋😋

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thomasrat3

Ooh, rhubarb crumble😋😋😋

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rachelbrooks

Isn’t it fab when your fruit matches your nail polish?! 😉😂 Custard for me too please! 😋

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suerichards

Yummy 😋

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gjones

Nice harvest! So nice to be able to go out in your garden and get fresh produce!

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SikoMa

#firstsignofspring ... #rhubarb is peakin out😄😍😁

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SikoMa

Heeeeey Laura😍 @columbiariver

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Muzz67

Yay! Exciting ! Love Rhubarb 😍

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SikoMa

That's how I feel too Jacqui @Muzz67 😄😍👏

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travelgirl25

Yours and mine must have popped out at the same time, Dar. I posted a picture of mine today too!

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SikoMa

It MUST be Spring Lisa @travelgirl25 😎😄😍

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travelgirl25

Thank goodness, Dar!

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SikoMa

My #rhubarb has this weird "thing" goin on. Does anyone know what is goin on with it? #advice

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KariSamuel

Yes! It is simply going to #seed! Cut it off and discard... #normal

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SikoMa

Wow! Already? Thank you Kari @KariSamuel 😉

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gjones

It is early for it to be going to seed!

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SikoMa

I thought so too @gjones, but I know nothing about rhubarb. I do know it grew and produced all summer last year, and I literally did nothing to it. I did not see it until we cleared some of the "jungle" we call a side garden.

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travelgirl25

I always pull the seed head's out. They take energy away from the plant.

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SikoMa

Thank you Lisa. You are correct. However, my kids wish it would die quickly @travelgirl25 🤣🤣🤣🤣

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travelgirl25

Aww @SikoMa ☹ My husband thought he didn't like rhubarb until I found a recipe on Pinterest for Old Fashioned Rhubarb Cake. He tried it and actually liked it! I told him he wasted a lot of years not liking rhubarb.

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SikoMa

Lmao. So true Lisa. I figure that just means more for me @travelgirl25 😜😉😁

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travelgirl25

Exactly! 😁

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SikoMa

My first #harvest of #rhubarb this year😄🤗. #gyo

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pelly

Oh, crumble for me please Dar. 😀😀😀

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KariSamuel

My daughter came and picked today at our house! I hope she gives me a rhubarb crisp! Nom, nom, nom! #tasty #yum #fruit #freshisbest #bounty

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KariSamuel

Dar, I love your tattoos! Especially... 🐢

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SikoMa

Oh I love both of those @pelly @KariSamuel , might have to make both... Plus some jam😋😄

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SikoMa

Lmao... Thank you Kari. I have quite a few these days😜🤣🤣🤣 @KariSamuel

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KariSamuel

13 for me! My daughter is an artist, which is so amazing!

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SikoMa

I can't find a good one since we moved here and I'm gettin a hankering for a new one @KariSamuel

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juliesgarden

Oh me too , booked I. For my birthday in July Dar , Kari @KariSamuel , totally addictive aren't they 😍

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daisy-jane

Mmmm rhubarb brings back memories from when I was a kid and would sit with a little bowl of sugar and dip it in yum 😁👍

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SikoMa

Do you know what you're gonna get yet Julie? @juliesgarden they are totally addictive😄

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SikoMa

What a great memory, sounds yummy too Jane @daisy-jane 😊

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SikoMa

My #rhubarb is really comin in fast😲😄

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SikoMa

My #rhubarb has grown so fast. Here is a pic I took today of one of them @columbiariver

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pelly

Ohh Dar, lovely crumble 👍👍👍

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SikoMa

I know Jane. I can hardly wait @pelly 😁🤗

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Chester14

Rhubarb does grow fast in spring time @sikoma

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SikoMa

I had no idea it grew this fast @Chester14 😲

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susieg

Yum. Love love love rhubarb 💕

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columbiariver

Sure didn't wait long, did it? That is lush looking rhubarb. It's​ going to yield a lot. It looks just like mine, just more mature.

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SikoMa

Lamo Laura. This is the one my 19 year old son stomped when it was just comin up. Maybe you should go stomp yours, and it will grow faster @columbiariver. If you swipe this pic. You'll see the other pics. 😬😨😂🤣

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SikoMa

Back home... #rhubarb comin along nicely, in spite of being stomped by my son with giant feet😄😬

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lovestogarden

Welcome home! That is a crazy Interesting plant!

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SikoMa

My son doesn't really like rhubard Deborah. So I'm really glad this little plant is givin him "the finger" @latebloomer 😜😂😂😂

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SikoMa

Thank you Janice. And I had no idea they were such freaky funky things @lovestogarden 😂😜😱👽👾

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kathy

😊👌🏻

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rachelbrooks

Good job it's tasty coz they are just weird looking things! 🙈😜😂

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SikoMa

Me thinks you're right Rachel @rachelbrooks 😜😂😂😂😁😁😁

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SikoMa

Lookie what I just uncovered today... #rhubarb and #horseradish 😄🤗😊

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KariSamuel

Yours is lovely! Are they fairly new plants?

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KariSamuel

#upclose #tasty #yum #gyo #freshisbest

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SikoMa

Oh heck no Kari. They have been here goin on 4 years now, literally untouched @KariSamuel and thank you, but I can't take credit. We've only been here a year, this May.

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lesliecole49

I really think you should call The Men in Black, Dar

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SikoMa

It is some freaky 💩👽😱 @lesliecole49. Literally 10 seconds later, my big doofy son stomped through it with his size 14 boots😩😬😠👊. Luckily still very spongy and no damage.

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KariSamuel

Don't move them unless you have to! They love being left alone, and undisturbed at all costs! ...... Ok, one of mine is a root section, (dug up chunk) from 1994!! - I grabbed it - along with other favorites - when I left my first husband! I stripped our acre of MY plants... 😒😨🙁

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SikoMa

Oh you go girl! Ida done the same thing, to include the TP😂. Not planning on moving them. I'd be to scared to @KariSamuel

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lovestogarden

It does look like some crazy growth! It must be spring around you Dar!

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SikoMa

Finally Janice. However, we are supposed to be in the mid 20s tonight @lovestogarden 😩

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lovestogarden

Brrr, but closer to Spring than it was!

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KariSamuel

@lovestogarden @SikoMa - we are also, high 50's F through the day, but it's still getting frosty over nights... I don't dare remove any debris or leaves until April (at least)...

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SikoMa

Help me identify this plant please. #plantid

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tiggrx

It looks like Rhubarb to me

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SikoMa

Thank you @tiggrx . That's what I thought too, but the stalks are HUGE.

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brightcolours

#rhubarb

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SikoMa

#gyo

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