Potato 'Maris Peer'
Belonging to the Solanum genus (Solanum tuberosum 'Maris Peer'), Maris Peer is a variety of Potato. A perennial, Maris Peer 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 Maris Peer originates from.
Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Maris Peer Potato is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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How to grow Potato 'Maris Peer'
Growing Maris Peer 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 Maris Peer about 14 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Maris Peer
Harvesting Maris Peer
Potato 'Maris Peer' information
How long does Maris Peer take to grow?
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The English word potato comes from Spanish patata.
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