Five of the easiest growing most popular varieties that will give continuous cropping all season. Contains 1kg each of the following varieties:
Desiree - A firm favourite especially with Delia! It can become very large and slightly mis-shapen, but is nevertheless very versatile.Colour -red. Shape -long oval. Boil, mash, chip or saute. Maincrop variety.
King Edwards - This old traditional English favourite needs good soil to do well and crops are more modest than some but it’s well worth growing. Long growing season.Boil, steam, mash, chip, saute, bake or roast. Maincrop variety.
International Kidney - A very popular second early/early maincrop seed potato variety. Colour - yellow. Shape - long oval. New, boil, steam or mash. Salad Type.
Maris Peer - A reliable and well known favourite yielding mellow-tasting round white tubers. Eat them warm or save and use in salads as they will not discolour after cooking. Resistant to scab which can be a problem in dry, late summer soils. Second Early.
Pentland Javelin - Colour - white. Shape - oval. Easy to grow; eelworm resistance RO1. A popular early variety that is favoured for its tasty, white, waxy-fleshed tubers. New, boil, steam or saute - it does not discolour when cold. First Early.
Quality Control - following inspection our seed potatoes receive a certification number (see bag label). They are size graded within riddle size 35mm x 60mm to achieve the ideal size, although shape will vary due to season and variety. A final visual examination takes place prior to packing. Note: a 1kg pack of a typical variety should contain over 10 tubers. Order Despatch - Potatoes are sent separately, in specially secure cartons, and will be despatched from December onwards, weather permitting. Please note that we monitor weather conditions daily during critical periods and do not despatch when frosty periods are forecast.
All our seed potatoes are Safe Haven certified.