Comments for: Rhubarb: The pie plant

Posted May 30, 2011, at 9:31 p.m.

The tomato is often mistakenly referred to as a vegetable and rhubarb as a fruit. For rhubarb, the confusion may stem from the trivial fact that in 1947 the United States Customs Court in Buffalo, NY, decided that rhubarb, “whilst being a vegetable, would be forever known as a fruit, …

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