Magnificent Gunnera Manicata (Chilean Rhubarb or Giant Rhubarb) – an architectural gem

We wanted to share these stunning examples of how striking this South American native can look when grown here in the UK. Gunnera Manicata (more commonly known as

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Gunnera Manicata in a lakeside setting

Chilean Rhubarb or Giant Rhubarb) is a reasonably hardy perennial with a clump spreading habit and is prized for its magnificently large leaves which regularly span to over 2 metres in width (and larger on more mature plants). It will add significant architectural interest to any garden or terrace. Read more Magnificent Gunnera Manicata (Chilean Rhubarb or Giant Rhubarb) – an architectural gem