Pontiac Potatoes growing in fabric tubs with compost on the bottom 2cm then as plants grow up covered with aged sugar cane mulch
chobbzy's Potato Care Instructions
Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 11.7 inches (30.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 5.85 inches (15.0 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - Potato 'Red Pontiac' is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (that's 3.90 feet in imperial).
Your garden has full sun light - Potato 'Red Pontiac' should be planted in a location that enjoys partial sun.
Remember to water moderately.
Potato 'Red Pontiac' ideally needs a soil ph of 5.0 to 6.0 (acidic soil), so check your soil acidity regularily.
More information about Potato is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Potato Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.