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!
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By our calculations, you should look at sowing Edzell Blue about 14 days before your last frost date.
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