Emsworth Horticultural Society

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Washington Road Allotments, Emsworth PO10 7NN Click here for the map

Last Updated 6th July 2017

The Emsworth Horticultural Society
Last Updated 24.07.17 12:16 v1
Seed Potato Information Variety Tuber Characteristics Texture Cooking Qualities Blight Other Comments Lady Christl First Early AGM Pale yellow skin and flesh, oval, medium sized tubers Waxy / creamy Boiling new potato, good flavour Moderate Ready to harvest 10-13 weeks after planting. High yield. Charlotte Second early salad Long yellow skin with yellow flesh Firm / waxy Boiling salad potato, good taste Moderate A favourite amongst EHS members Desiree Early Main  Crop Oval tubers with red skin  and firm pale yellow flesh Firm / flowery Boiling, frying, chipping, baking, mashing roasting Moderate Heavy cropping. Good draught resistance. Maris Piper Main Crop Creamy white flesh, rarely discolours on cooking. Oven tubers Floury Chipping, roasting and general purpose Fair High yielding, keeps well. Very versatile.
Maris Piper
We have a wide range of plant protection products to repel both insects and birds..
A reminder that products containing Glyphosate will not be available after December 2017
Suzanne Holroyd
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