Height: 100cm x 100cm
Harvesting Period: April-July
Aspect: Full sun
Soil Type: Well drained but fertile soil
Interesting Fact: An old variety reputedly named after Queen Victoria
PRE ORDER YOUR PLANTS NOW FOR DELIVERY MID MARCH FOR BAREROOT AND MID-LATE APRIL FOR POTTED.
An old variety producing strong red stems which are sweet and have a good flavour. Non string making it excellent for making crumbles.
Prepare the soil in advance of planting by digging in plenty of well rotted manure. Keep well watered until established, especially during dry spells.
Can be forced for tender, early stems in Spring.