Potato 'Edzell Blue'
Edzell Blue is part of the Solanum genus and is a Potato variety. Its scientific name is Solanum tuberosum 'Edzell Blue'. 'Edzell Blue' is considered a heirloom cultivar.
Year of Breeding:1915
Heritage variety, with very floury texture. Best known blue- skinned variety. Very tasty but very floury mash. Boiling is difficult but it mashes, fries and bakes well. Round with deep eyes, blue skin and bright white flesh.
United Kingdom is believed to be where Edzell Blue originates from.
Edzell Blue Potato is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Potato 'Edzell Blue' have been kindly provided by our members.
How to grow Potato 'Edzell Blue'
Growing Edzell Blue from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Edzell Blue about 14 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Edzell Blue
Harvesting Edzell Blue
Potato 'Edzell Blue' information
How long does Edzell Blue take to grow?
These estimates for how long Potato 'Edzell Blue' takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world. Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!
When should I sow Edzell Blue?
Folia's when to plant Potato 'Edzell Blue' estimates are relative to your last frost date. Enter your frost dates and we'll calculate your sowing and planting dates for you!
Popular varieties of Potato
View the complete variety list for Potato »
Edzell Blue Potato Tags
Let's talk about potatoes! What varieties do you like or suggest? What techniques have you found to work the best?70 members / 18 topics