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Potato Winston (First Early Seed Potato)

SKU: 41522

1.5kg pack

Solanum tuberosum

From 30th March 2021

This white skinned variety produces large, uniform tubers which have a habit of winning prizes on the show bench. Winston is a first early with creamy flesh and a fine flavour. It also shows good resistance to eelworm.

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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