I have rhubarb that is going to seed how do I start plants from the seed

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Remove the seeds from the stem (growing from the center of the rhubarb), place the seeds in luke warm water for about an hour, then plant them at a space of around 6" from each other, place the seeds 2" down and do not water them for the first 24 hours or so.  Water them normally after the initial 24 hour period.  You should see new plants in about 3 weeks or less (depends on where in the Country you are loacted at). -Birdy
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