Back dated entry. Planted under straw.
Bdapy2's Potato 'Nicola' Care Instructions
Ensure a rough distance of 11.7 inches (30.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 5.85 inches (15.0 cm) when sowing directly.
Potato 'Nicola' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 1.20 metres [imperial: 3.90 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden is in don't know light: Potato 'Nicola' enjoys a partial sun position, so make adjustments where necessary.
Remember to water moderately.
Ensure your soil has a ph of between 5.0 and 6.0 as Potato 'Nicola' is a acidic soil loving plant.
More information about Potato 'Nicola' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Potato 'Nicola' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
15 Mar 2012
Harvesting day 140
Last of potato patch harvested this morning!
1.0 x basket 3.0 kg
14 Mar 2012
Harvesting day 139
I’ve packed these into a carton, with paper between layers – will store in GHQ, till needed
1.0 x trug
12 Mar 2012
Harvesting day 137
Traded with our neighbour – basket of potatoes for a basket of tomatoes
1.0 x basket
09 Mar 2012
Harvesting day 134
After the coolest summer for 40 yrs, no days above 30C & lots of rain, I am surprised how well these have grown.
1.0 x trug
02 Mar 2012
Harvesting day 127
20.0 x item
29 Feb 2012
Harvesting day 125
6.0 x item
28 Feb 2012
Harvesting day 124
These have been ‘bandicooted’ from under the straw, the plant has been left intact.
12.0 x item
27 Oct 2011
Sown day 0