7 ways to rock your rhubarb
Rhubarb is a pretty intriguing crop … Poisonous leaves? Yikes! And here's some cool history: The Chinese have used rhubarb root for medicinal purposes for thousands of years. During the 14th century, it was imported along the Silk Road to Europe where it was a luxury good - several times the price of other valuables such as cinnamon, opium and saffron - so much so that Marco Polo himself sought to find where it was grown and harvested!