Early harvest potatoes with a firm texture and yummy flavour. 'Desiree', has a shiny pink skin with pale yellow flesh. It is ideal for roasting, mashing, salads or boiling. This oval shaped, thin skin variety that doesn't need to be peeled and produces high yields. Potato 'Desiree' takes around 130 days to harvest. A Dutch variety.
Potatoes have high yields and a million uses in the kitchen. Potatoes are simple to grow don't take up a lot of space and we send out detailed instructions with your order so why not give them a try?
There are lots of ways to grow Potatoes. They are so easy, they will succeed in the ground, in pots or even grown in sacks!
All you need to do is make sure you are planting your Potatoes into prepared soil in a sunny spot, and that you mound them during their growing season. This means, as the bush grows upward you mound soil around the stem. This ensures the tubers are underground, and won't turn green in the suns light, as well as increasing your harvest.
In ideal conditions you can expect up to a 10kg harvest from each 1kg of potatoes you plant.
Cool to Sub-Tropical
Unavailable in WA, TAS, QLD
Full Sun to Semi Shade