Picasso Seed Potatoes | Maincrop 2kg bag
Zoom  Zoom

goes well with...

Picasso Seed Potatoes | Maincrop 2kg bag

Picasso has so many qualities – from having fantastic disease resistance (making them a firm favourite for allotment growers), to their round/oval shape making them one of the best varieties for the jacket potato!

Availability:  

<span style='color:#FF0000;'> Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT  THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE</span><BR> <span style='color:#0000FF;'> Are you adding a NEW  PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR </span>   

Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE
Are you adding a NEW PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR

350020 Price:  £7.99

Picasso has so many qualities – from having fantastic disease resistance (making them a firm favourite for allotment growers), to their round/oval shape making them one of the best varieties for the jacket potato! These are a high yielder and having Cara as one of its parents makes it just a great all-rounder. They have smooth white skin with pink eyes and they are great for storing through the winter months.

Maincrop seed potatoes take the longest to mature of between 125 – 140 days, however, they are known for their higher yielding than the first and second earlies, not only that they are great for storing and using over the winter months.

Our 2kg packs contain between 20 to 25 tubers graded 35 to 60 mm.

Here is an idea for the planting and harvesting times for our different seed potato varieties;

See the tabs above or click these links for information on: Delivery and Advice.

Brand:  Brookside Nursery
Eating Texture:  Floury - Waxy
Scab Resistance Rating:  Good
Blight Resistance Rating:  Good
Culinary Uses:  Boiling - Baking- Chipping - Roasting
Botanical name:  Solanum tuberosum

When you receive your seed potatoes if they are not ready for planting (follow the planting table displayed in each variety) make sure you store these in a cool, dry place, with no direct sunlight, until it is time to plant.

It’s good practice, especially with First earlies and maincrop, to ‘chit’ the seed potatoes before planting out. A few empty egg boxes are the perfect way to do Stand them rose end up where the most dents in the skin are and pop them in a frost-free place with direct sunlight to allow the shoots to start growing – when these reach about 3cm (1ins) these are ready to plant. Find the strongest chits on the potato – around three or four and rub the rest off before planting. 

For more growing information please see our How To Grow Potatoes.

Our seed potatoes are available for dispatch during the months of March and April . If you have also ordered plug plants for dispatch in March or April, we will send your seed potatoes during the same week. Smaller orders are dispatched via Royal Mail 24 , larger orders via Parcelforce 24

If you have ordered seed potatoes only (or other non-plug plant varieties), we will dispatch your order during week commencing 16th March 2020 or if you order after this date we will dispatch within 3-4 working days of ordering - these are sent via Royal Mail 48 or Parcelforce 48.

 

Average Rating (1 Review):  
Write a Review and share your opinions!

Rating:  
Brilliant service
Wednesday, 22 April 2020  | 

Excellent quality product , communication second to none delivery as stated

Average Rating (1 Review):  
Write a Review and share your opinions!

Rating:  
Brilliant service
Wednesday, 22 April 2020  | 

Excellent quality product , communication second to none delivery as stated


other customers also bought
Home Guard Seed Potatoes | First Early 2kg bag

Home Guard Seed Potatoes | First Early 2kg bag£7.99

<span style='color:#FF0000;'> Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT  THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE</span><BR> <span style='color:#0000FF;'> Are you adding a NEW  PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR </span>    Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE
Are you adding a NEW PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR

Home Guard potatoes were first introduced during the Second World War due to their consistent high yields, great taste and high resistance to scab and spraing.

Charlotte Seed Potatoes | Second Early 2kg bag

Charlotte Seed Potatoes | Second Early 2kg bag£7.99

  (1)
<span style='color:#FF0000;'> Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT  THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE</span><BR> <span style='color:#0000FF;'> Are you adding a NEW  PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR </span>    Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE
Are you adding a NEW PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR

Charlotte potatoes are the most popular variety used for salad potatoes in the UK. This is because of their long shape with firm/waxy flesh and obviously their taste! 

King Edwards Seed Potatoes | Maincrop 2kg bag

King Edwards Seed Potatoes | Maincrop 2kg bag£7.99

<span style='color:#FF0000;'> Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT  THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE</span><BR> <span style='color:#0000FF;'> Are you adding a NEW  PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR </span>    Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE
Are you adding a NEW PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR

One of the most well-known and popular varieties that was introduced to the market in 1902 – the same year of the coronation of King Edward VII, hence the name! These are enjoyed for their great taste and although not the highest cropper, the taste more than makes up for this. 

Foremost Seed Potatoes | First Early 2kg bag.

Foremost Seed Potatoes | First Early 2kg bag.£7.99

  (1)
<span style='color:#FF0000;'> Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT  THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE</span><BR> <span style='color:#0000FF;'> Are you adding a NEW  PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR </span>    Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE
Are you adding a NEW PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR

These potatoes have an RHS award of garden merit and we can see why. Originally known as ‘Suttons Foremost’ these are a heritage potato added to the national variety in the 1950’s.

Begonia 'Matilda' | 3 Large Plug Plants

Begonia 'Matilda' | 3 Large Plug Plants£6.99

  (3)
<span style='color:#FF0000;'> Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT  THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE</span><BR> <span style='color:#0000FF;'> Are you adding a NEW  PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR </span>    Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE
Are you adding a NEW PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR

Dark green glossy foliage and fully double showy white blooms with blush pink petal backs make Begonia Matilda a great choice for patio containers, tubs and window boxes

Top Sellers
Ambassador Stainless Steel Bulb And Potato Planter

Ambassador Stainless Steel Bulb And Potato Planter£4.99

<span style='color:#FF0000;'> Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT  THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE</span><BR> <span style='color:#0000FF;'> Are you adding a NEW  PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR </span>    Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE
Are you adding a NEW PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR

This tool ensures that you plant your bulbs at exactly the right dept.

Brookside Seed Potato Collection |  6kg bag

Brookside Seed Potato Collection | 6kg bag£19.99

<span style='color:#FF0000;'> Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT  THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE</span><BR> <span style='color:#0000FF;'> Are you adding a NEW  PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR </span>    Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE
Are you adding a NEW PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR

Our 'Brookside' collection pack includes some of the more popular varieties which will give you potatoes all season. We have chosen them for their disease resistance, high yields, type and use. Receive a Free Hessian Bag with this collection.

Desiree  Seed Potatoes | Maincrop 2kg bag

Desiree Seed Potatoes | Maincrop 2kg bag£7.99

<span style='color:#FF0000;'> Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT  THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE</span><BR> <span style='color:#0000FF;'> Are you adding a NEW  PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR </span>    Are you editing an ALREADY ORDERED PRODUCT? THIS ITEM HAS NOW SOLD OUT THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL ITEMS AVAILABLE
Are you adding a NEW PRODUCT? YOU NEED TO REDUCE THE QUANTITY TO MAKE THIS MESSAGE DISAPPEAR

Desiree is the potato celebrities can not get enough of for the perfect roast potato! They produce oval red skinned tubers with pale yellow flesh, not only do they make the perfect roasts, but they are extremely versatile – you literally can do anything with this potato

 
Brookside Nursery