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Name: Morgan
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molanic
Feb 1, 2017 6:09 PM CST
I just was adding some pictures and comments for this plant, and noticed how vivid of a red yours is. When I opened it larger it looks more like one of the swiss chards to me, based on the leaf shape and the way the red continues into the leaf veins. I know there are some swiss chard varieties called 'rhubarb', and thought that might be what this one is.
Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Feb 2, 2017 7:25 AM CST
My eyes aren't the greatest but to me it looks a lot like Swiss Chard (Beta vulgaris subsp. cicla 'Rhubarb Chard')
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Fleur569
Feb 5, 2017 9:50 PM CST
@molanic, @plantladylin: Morgan and Lin, you probably are correct. I will try to get it categorized correctly. Thank you for noticing and bringing it to my attention.
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Feb 5, 2017 10:34 PM CST

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