Did you Know?
- Rhubarb is botanically a vegetable! However it is treated as a fruit due to its thick, fleshy stalks.
- It is a very old plant - with records dating back to 2700 BC when it was cultivated for medicinal purposes in China.
- Rhubarb is rich in vitamin C and very high in fibre.
- It is also claimed that due to its acidic properties rhubarb is good for cleaning pots and pans!
Have you tried?
A great method for preserving rhubarb and stretching out the season!