Was raised by the Laxton family in Bedfordshire, they were pioneers of plant breeding during the latter part of the 19th century and the early 20th. This variety has a good colour and flavour and is a mid-season variety.
Brandy Carr Nurseries are pleased to be able to offer for Autumn/ Winter 2018, the following variety of Rhubarb, " Fenton's Special " This variety was bred by Mr William Fenton of Tingley in West Yorkshire in the 1940's, it is unique to Wakefield's Famous and Historic Rhubarb Triangle. This is a mid season variety which is a lovely colour out in the field for fresh market use. It also produces a deep red heavy crop when used for forced Winter Production in The Forcing Sheds, a very reliable variety all round . Please call Ben Asquith on 07802 496364 (mobile) or e mail email@example.com for more information. Dismiss