Belonging to the Solanum genus (Solanum tuberosum 'Charlotte'), Charlotte is a variety of Potato. Charlotte grows as a Perennial and is a Vegetable. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Charlotte 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 Charlotte originates from.
Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Charlotte Potato is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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How to grow Potato 'Charlotte'
Growing Charlotte 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 Charlotte about 14 days before your last frost date.
Potato 'Charlotte' information
How long does Charlotte take to grow?
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The English word potato comes from Spanish patata.
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