Nicola Scottish Seed Potatoes 1.5Kg

Price £ 2.15
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17 units in stock
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Nicola Scottish Seed Potatoes 1.5Kg

Price £ 2.15
  • Quantity
Stock
17 units in stock
  •  Free Collect in Store Service 
  •  Free Local Delivery within 5 miles from garden centre
Nicola seed potatoes produce a long, oval shaped tuber, with yellow skins and waxy, light yellow flesh - perfect for boiling and salads.

Disease-wise, Nicola are resistant to potato cyst nematode (PCN), common scab, potato leaf roll virus, potato virus Y and bruising.

Nicola potatoes are also a very popular variety for late planting and harvesting at Christmas time.

Second earlies are typically ready for harvesting around 15-22 weeks from planting.

Yellow skin and yellow flesh. Long oval in shape. Waxy. Smaller tuber with excellent flavour. Good for boiling and salads.

Nicola is a good salad variety. Long oval, yellow skin, waxy light yellow flesh. Good boiling qualities. Resistant to Potato Cyst Nematode it also has a good resistance to common scab, potato leaf roll virus, potato virus Y and bruising. A popular variety for late planting and harvesting at Christmas time.

SOIL PREPARATION

Choose a place in the garden which has not been used to grow garlic, onions, shallots or leeks for at least two years. The soil should be open, well drained and not have been manured for at least one year.

PLANTING INSTRUCTIONS

Each potato should be 35cm from the next, with rows spaced 70cm apart. Always make sure the eyes are facing upwards. Drills should be 15cm deep.

CARE INSTRUCTIONS

Water well in dry spells.

HARVESTING INSTRUCTIONS

Harvest October-December. Dig up mature potatoes and store them in a cool, dry and dark location. Potatoes can be stored for several months. Tip: when harvesting, remove all foliage and small potatoes from the soil and discard, to avoid diseases on next year’s crop.

Plant as soon as possible after purchase. Keep in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place until planting. Keep free from frost.

Grown from cultivated stock.

  • EAN code
    5808

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