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When is the best time to plant Potato?

Solanum tuberosum

Potato is a tender plant, so please ensure you wait until all danger of frost has past in your area before planting out.

You should look to sow Potato 14 days before your last frost date.

When to plant Potato in the northern hemisphere*

The most popular months to sow Potato are Apr, Mar and May.

The most popular months to plant out Potato outside are Apr, Mar and May.

  • Jan
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  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
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  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
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  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

* This planting schedule has been generated directly from our members observations whilst growing Potato. Help us make this more accurate by logging your observations too!

When to plant Potato in the southern hemisphere*

The most popular months to sow Potato are Sep, Aug and Oct.

The most popular months to plant out Potato are Dec, Oct and Feb.

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

* This planting schedule has been generated directly from our members observations whilst growing Potato. Help us make this more accurate by logging your observations too!