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Guide to Planting Seed Potatoes

Our range of seed potatoes will be available again next season - from Jan. 2020. We also expect to have a limited range of seed potatoes suitable for growing for Christmas available late summer.


Seed Potato Belle de Fontenay. Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Old French variety. Very early with firm dark-yellow waxy flesh and yellow skins. Good yield of medium sized long oval tubers. Exceptional cooking qualities.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Belle de Fontenay

 1 Kg2.75OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Blue Belle. NewGo to Top of Page

Blue Belle tubers are full of strong colour in the eyes and are a real challenger to Kestrel as a showbench potato.
These will soon become one of your 'bankers' to grow in your garden every year.
Very high resistance to both splitting and potato virus Y. This variety is waxy and ideal for boiling, mashing and baking.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Blue Belle

 1 Kg2.55OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Cara. Go to Top of Page

A round pink-eyed very high yielding variety. Produces large attractive tubers. Flesh is cream and of firm waxy texture. Excellent boiled or baked. Good show variety. Slug resistant.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Cara

 1 Kg2.20OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Desiree. Go to Top of Page

A long oval red variety. Very high yield of medium to large shallow-eyed potatoes. May be irregular in shape especially in heavy or wet conditions. Flesh pale yellow and waxy. Good all round cooking qualities. Rather prone to scab, but this does not badly affect eating and cooking. Good drought and slug resistance.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Desiree

 1 Kg2.10OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Innovator. Go to Top of Page

The Innovator, like the name implies, is a young variety that replaced and improved some previous types with better characteristics. The Innovator is also not very susceptible to potato diseases, meaning it is both tasty and reliable.
This variety is only available in a 2 Kg bag.

 2 Kg6.49OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato King Edward. Go to Top of Page

High yield of medium sized oval potatoes with creamy white slightly flowery flesh. Well known good quality potato which is a good all round cooker and rarely discolours after cooking. Responds well to good conditions.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato King Edward

 1 Kg2.10OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Kingsman. Go to Top of Page

A high yielding potato with cream oval tubers. An ideal all-rounder for culinary use because of its floury creamy flesh and excellent flavour.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

 1 Kg2.45OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Majestic. Go to Top of Page

High yield of medium to large oval potatoes with creamy-white soft waxy flesh. Good all round cooker. Keeps well into late spring. Reliable cropper which succeeds in a wide variety of conditions. A popular and successful variety in this area.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Majestic

 1 Kg2.20OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Maris Piper. Go to Top of Page

High yield of medium to large, short oval potatoes, with creamy-white flesh with a soft, dry, flowery texture. Good all round cooker, boiled, mashed or baked, but not recommended as a salad potato. Rarely discolours after cooking. Has largely replaced Majestic commercially.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Maris Piper

 1 Kg2.10OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Maxine. Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

High yield of round potatoes with red skin, white waxy flesh, and superb flavour. Good boiled, mashed, roasted or baked. Slug resistant.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Maxine

 1 Kg2.50OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Pentland Crown. Go to Top of Page

Pentland Crown produces large numbers of bold white tubers that have a floury texture of flesh. They are moist and floury once they have been cooked and are a great all-round potato variety. If you want to grow large tasty potatoes then this is the variety for you.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Pentland Crown

 1 Kg2.20OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Picasso. Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Oval potatoes with white skins, red eyes, cream coloured flesh and mild flavour. Good for boiling, baking and chipping. A possible alternative to Pentland Crown. It is also extremely high yielding, but the potatoes have better cooking qualities and keep well. Generally trouble free.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Picasso

 1 Kg2.30OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Pink Fir Apple. Award of Garden MeritGo to Top of Page

Excellent salad potatoes with firm waxy pale-yellow flesh, which are also good boiled. They should be boiled in their skins which are then easily removed. They retain a superb 'new potato' flavour well into the new year and rarely discolour after cooking. This very old variety is low yielding, and matures late in the season.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Pink Fir Apple

 1 Kg2.75OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Rooster. Go to Top of Page

Irish potato, second only to Golden Wonder in dry matter content. Red skin but duller than Desiree. Flowers drop at bud stage. Haulms small. Excellent for boiling and frying. Good resistance to blight and scab.
This variety is only available in a 2 Kg bag.

Seed Potato Rooster

 2 Kg6.49OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Sante Organic. Go to Top of Page

This early maincrop potato is probably the most pest and disease resistant potato and they grow well in all soils. They are double eelworm resistant.
These potatoes will produce a yield of large round tubers with quite dry pale-yellow flesh. They are a particularly good baking and boiling potato.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

 1 Kg3.00OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Sarpo Mira. Go to Top of Page

High yields of tasty, floury, red-skinned tubers. Grows well in many soil types. Vigorous, weed suppressing foliage. Long storage. Very high blight resistance and moderate resistance to slugs.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Sarpo Mira

 1 Kg2.35OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Setanta. NewGo to Top of Page

This superb potato has a reputation for being drought tolerant and free of pests and diseases, making it an ideal choice for the organic home gardener. Being one of the most blight resistant potato varieties available in the UK makes them a great variety for the allotment grower. Packed with flavour, use Setanta for boiling, baking, roasting, chipping or mashing.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Setanta

 1 Kg2.35OUT OF STOCK.



Seed Potato Valor. Go to Top of Page

Very high yield of round to oval potatoes with creamy white waxy flesh. Good for chips and excellent for baked potatoes. Slug resistant.
Available in multiples of 1 Kg, or select your own (any weight) for collection in store.

Seed Potato Valor

 1 Kg2.15OUT OF STOCK.



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