Estima's are commonly used for baked jacket potatoes, producing large oval shaped tubers with light yellow skins and flesh, these are one of the supermarkets favourite varieties for is baking ability. They have good resistance to slugs and scab as well as producing heavy crops.
Second early potatoes take a little longer to mature than the first earlies at 110 – 120 days. Like first earlies these are often enjoyed as new potatoes because of their thin skins and most varieties are best eaten as soon as they are harvested.
Our 2kg pack contains 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;
If you have ordered plug plants for dispatch in March or April, we will send your seed potatoes during the same week. If you require these earlier please make a seperate order for these items.
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Brand: Brookside Nursery
Eating Texture: Floury
Scab Resistance Rating: Good
Slug Resistance Rating: Good
Culinary Uses: Boiling - Mashing - Baking
Botanical name: Solanum tuberosum