Nicola is part of the Solanum genus and is a Potato variety. Its scientific name is Solanum tuberosum 'Nicola'.
Nicola potato seed produces potatoes that have a long oval shape and light yellow flesh. A good salad/boiling spud with excellent flavour.
Main CropThis variety is a Vegetable that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Nicola is known for growing to a height of approximately 3.90 feet (that's 1.20 metres in metric).
Chile is believed to be where Nicola originates from.
Nicola Potato is great for inexperienced gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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How to grow Potato 'Nicola'
Growing Nicola from seed
Potatoes are generally grown from the eyes of another potato and not from seed.Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 11.7 inches (30.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 5.85 inches (15.0 cm).
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Nicola about 14 days before your last frost date.
Potato 'Nicola' information
How long does Nicola take to grow?
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The English word potato comes from Spanish patata.
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