Rheum rhaponticum

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False rhubarb
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Polygonaceae
Genus: Rheum
Species:
R. rhaponticum
Binomial name
Rheum rhaponticum

Rheum rhaponticum, the false rhubarb, rhapontic rhubarb or rhapontic, is a plant species found in the wild in the genus Rheum.[1] It is endemic to the Rila mountain range in south-western Bulgaria.[2][3] It was introduced to other countries in Europe.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rheum rhaponticum L." Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved November 11, 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Rheum rhaponticum". Red Book of Bulgaria, Volume I. Retrieved 20 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Rheum rhaponticum". Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 20 January 2019.

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