Potato Maris Bard (Extra Early Seed Potato) AGM

SKU: 42430

1.5kg pack

Solanum tuberosum

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Sale price£7.95

Introduced in the 1970s and established as one of the best and most reliable earlies. Expect heavy crops of white skinned, white fleshed tubers with shallow eyes. Delicious eaten as soon as lifted.

Potatoes are one of the most rewarding vegetables to grow. There’s the nurturing process of chitting, planting and earthing-up, the anticipation of a good harvest as you dig through the soil and, of course, the unbeatable taste of fresh, home-grown, potatoes.

All potatoes (except for maincrops) will benefit from ‘chitting’ prior to planting out. The chitting process encourages the seed to sprout, which then when planted, helps them to establish more readily, leading to bigger crops. Simply place them, blunt end up, in an old egg box until the shoots are approximately 1½ to 2½cm (½ to 1in).

Potatoes are delivered in 1.5kg bags, each pack containing approx. 15-20 tubers.

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