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Potato Kitchen Garden KitSolanum tuberosum

Just £14.99

1 Kitchen Garden Kit £14.99 Out of Stock
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Grow your own potatoes' in even the tiniest of spaces! This specially designed potato growing kit is perfect for patios, balconies and other small spaces.Kit comprises: Set of 3 Potato Growing Bags PLUS 15 Potato Tubers - 5 each of: Red Duke of York, Charlotte and Vales Emerald.PLUS Gloves - 1 Pair of Potato Cleaning Gloves.PLUS Packets of Seeds - 5 packets of Salad or Vegetable seeds. Seed varieties may vary from those illustrated.

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How to plant and grow potatoes


1 Kitchen Garden Kit (69455)

Keep potato plants well watered throughout the growing season. Harvest first earlies 10 weeks from planting, and second early crops 13 weeks from planting, when the foliage begins to turn yellow and die back. After harvesting, store potatoes in a cool, dark frost-free position until you are ready to use them.

Plant first early potato crops from the end of February, and second earlies during March. Prior to planting, set the seed potatoes out in a cool, bright position (10°C) to allow them to sprout. This process is called 'chitting'.

Fill the potato bags by one third with good quality compost mixed with plenty of well rotted manure. Space 3 seed potatoes in each bag on top of the compost and then cover them with more compost and manure until the bags are two thirds full. Place the bags in a sunny position and keep the compost moist until shoots appear through the soil surface. When shoots reach approximately 10cm (4), cover them with more compost and manure until the bags are full.

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Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

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