Seed Potato “Desiree” – Maincrop

£1.90 Per kg

Seed Potato “Desiree” – Maincrop is a very popular red variety with light yellow, firm but waxy flesh. It is very versatile when utilised in cooking, with baking and roasting being the most common uses. Desiree will also withstand periods of drought extremely well.

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We bring you the heritage and latest varieties developed for performance and selected for their unique attributes such as high yields, ease-of-growing, high disease-resistance and fabulous flavour alongside great cooking qualities!

Includes First Earlies, Second Earlies, Maincrop & Salad varieties.

Potatoes like a well-drained, fine sandy loam soil, high in organic matter is preferred.

Heavy clay soils should be improved with organic matter and by adding aged manure or compost with supplimentary sand to improve drainage. Be aware, applying too much manure can increase the incidence of potato scab.

We stock a great range of soil improvements to ensure all of your fruit and vegetables grow well and healthy.