Growing Rhubarb

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09 Oct 22 Jen (Australia - cool/mountain climate)
It says to remove the flowerstalk but no mention why there is a flowerstalk.. I was suprised today to find a stalk at least a meter high?? WHY....???
17 Oct 22 (Australia - sub-tropical climate)
Rhubarb produces a flowerstalk and flowers so that it can produce seed. all plants need to propagate. Rhubarb can be grown from seed, but first the seed has to be produced!
10 Oct 22 (Australia - sub-tropical climate)
Best you google about it. Flowering is part of the life cycle of plants.
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