Solanum tuberosum 'Maris Peer'
Second Early Potato 'Maris Peer' - 2 kg
Solanum tuberosum Maris Peer is a national favourite with firm texture and producing lots of white, round tubers. It is ideal for boiling, salads, mashing and roasting.
Each 2kg sack contains roughly 20 - 28 tubers.
First earlies and second earlies perform better producing better, healthy less diseased crops if chitted before planting. Chitting encourages strong shoots which speeds up the growth once in the ground. Place your seed spuds in an egg or seed tray in a cool, dry, frost free location out of direct sunlight. The new shoots will appear from one end, this is the so called rose or stubs end, orientate so the rose end is pointing upwards. When Chunky chits reach approx. 25mm (1 inch) plant out in the ground or large container.
Plant outside from mid March onwards and harvest after 13 weeks .
British Nursery Grown.
|Botanical name||Solanum tuberosum|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Common name||Second Early Potato 'Maris Peer'|
|Pack quantity||20 - 28 tubers per sack|
|Plant type||Second Early Potatoes|
|Season of interest||Summer|
|Time to maturity||1 year|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Use||Ideal for boiling, in a salad, mashing, or roasting|
|Weight||2kg net sack|