Developed in Pontefract in West Yorkshire by the Carter Family in the early part of the 20th Century. This is an early variety for field grown rhubarb which forces extremely well.
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