Growing Potatoes with Seed Potato tubers

Charlotte Potato Seed (Second Early Salad Potatoes)

 

Annabelle-Seed-PotatoesIf you are new to growing potatoes then this seed potato will produce a good crop of long, medium sized oval tubers. Yellow skin covers waxy flesh that is a mouth-watering buttery yellow, perfect for making potato salads or hot with cold dishes. Great flavour!

If you have room for only one variety…this is the one!
The plants have a tidy, compact habit.

Stocked early January through to late March.
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Harvest Potatoes: June – Sept

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Cara Seed Potatoes (Maincrop)

 

Charlotte-Seed-PotatoesOne of the most popular maincrop varieties due to it’s good performance in the kitchen and on the plot too.
White skinned with pink shallow eyes, soft moist flesh making them ideal as bakers.
Good drought and blight resistance. Heavy yielding.

Stocked early January through to late March.
Plant Seed Potatoes: March – April
Harvest Potatoes: Sept – Oct

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Desiree Seed Potatoes (Maincrop)

 

Desiree-Seed-PotatoesClaimed to be the world’s most popular red potato! Pale yellow, waxy fleshed maincrop produces heavy crops even in dry seasons. These have an excellent flavour. Wonderful for baking and lovely mashed.

Stocked early January through to late March.
Plant Seed Potatoes: March – April
Harvest Potatoes: Sept – Oct

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Kestrel Seed Potatoes (Second Early)

 

king_edward_seed_potatoesPink eyed regular sized tubers, good cooking versatility and slug resistance make this second early seed potato a firm favourite! It’s attractive looks make it a popular choice for the show bench too. Good eelworm resistance so popular for allotments.

Stocked early January through to late March.
Plant Seed Potatoes: March – April
Harvest Potatoes: June – Sept

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Rocket Seed Potatoes (First Early)

 

Juliette-Seed-PotatoesOur No. 1 early potato and arguably the very earliest variety! Exceptionally quick to produce thin skinned tasty uniformly round new potatoes. Good for growing those very earliest potatoes in bags. Ideal salad potato flavoured with mayonnaise and a few freshly chopped chives. Yields are excellent with a high number of tubers per plant which have good blight and eelworm resistance.

Stocked early January through to late March.
Plant Seed Potatoes: March – April
Harvest Potatoes: June – Sept

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Pentland Javelin Seed Potatoes (First Early)

 

maris_piper-Seed-PotatoesAn older but first rate early potato. Waxy white fleshed and tasty ‘new’ potato. Smallish regular sized tubers.
Good eelworm resistance so popular for older veg plots and allotments. Easy to grow due to good general disease resistance.

Stocked early January through to late March.
Plant Seed Potatoes: March – April
Harvest Potatoes: June – Sept

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Pink Fir Apple Seed Potatoes (Late Maincrop)

 

anya-potatoAn old winter salad potato with very good flavour. Late to mature. Knobbly pink skinned potatoes are best boiled with their skins left on and eaten, tasty skins and all, or peeled after cooking. Uses – boil, steam and saute. Delicious hot or cold!

Stocked early January through to late March.
Plant Seed Potatoes: March – April
Harvest Potatoes: Sept – Oct

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Maris Bard Seed Potatoes (First Early)

 

potato, potatoes, seed, garden, vegetables   Smooth skinned tasty new potato taste and good early potato variety to grow.
Good for boiling, steaming or salad. An ideal variety to grow as a ‘baby’ potato. Serve hot or cold, garnished with a sprinkling of chopped parsley. Good flavour.

Stocked early January through to late March.
Plant Seed Potatoes: March – April
Harvest Potatoes: June – Sept

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cleeve-watercanWe stock well over 20 seed potato varieties and provide free advice on growing potatoes and potato seeds.

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Here are a few of Alan Down’s thoughts on best varieties of potato to grow from the cooking point of view

 

Potato Resources

 

discoverresourcesTake a look at some of our potato growing resources and potato recipes:

Read Alan’s blog on Growing Really Early Potatoes
Gardening Advice & Gardening Ideas
Love Potatoes – The Ultimate Potato website
Potato Recipes on BBC Food
The Potato Council
Potatoes on Wikipedia
Potatoes on the RHS

How to grow Potatoes website

How to chit Potatoes with children

Have a go at growing Sweet Potatoes

How to grow very early potatoes in a bag

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