Moving Rhubarb Plants


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I live in Northwest Ohio and would like to know if I could move Rhubarb Plants?
What I want to do is amend my soil with leaf compost since my soil is clay and I would also put Black Kow manure in it also.
I know it is June.
Let me know if it would be OK.
 
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I moved three plants. The growth was retarded for about two to three years, but the improvement was worth the wait. Do a through job of amending the soil. No half measures. doubt leaf residue is sufficient.
 
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Leaf compost and cattle manure are excellent amendments, but the best time to move rhubarb is October to December (Northern Hemisphere).
 
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I moved mine last summer,I use lots of composted cow manure. the leaves died back but with in a month the started to grow back. with the weather being so damp and cool so far the spring I would say go for it.
 
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I've moved mine before but usually I do it i the Fall. It shouldn't make much of a difference if you do it soon though. The weather has been pretty damp and cool as of late, at least here in East Coast Canada. Definitely add the manure, I wouldn't do just the leaf compost. Otherwise it should be just fine after you've moved it and amended the soil. I did it to mine a couple of years ago and the rhubarb that grew this year was amazing, very abundant.
 

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