1kg 'Carolus' Seed Potatoes | Maincrop

Code: PL9409
1kg 'Carolus' Seed Potatoes | Maincrop
< > < >
1kg 'Carolus' Seed Potatoes | Maincrop

1kg "Carolus" Seed Potatoes

The solanum tuberosum "Carolus" potatoes combine a distinctive look with excellent flavour. The smooth, pale yellow skins of these large uniform potatoes are adorned with shallow eyes with eye-catching red markings. The yellow flesh has a slightly floury texture and excellent taste, which makes great baked potatoes, along with roasties and mash. They are great plants to grow, and highly resistant to blight.

Variety Information

Size 1kg Bag
Type Maincrop
Hardiness Protect tubers from frost
Planting Time April - May
Planting Depth 10cm (4 Inches)
Planting Distance 25cm (10 Inches)
Harvesting Time September - October
Uses Boiling, Mashing, Baking


Distinctive Look
Excellent Flavour
Good Blight Resistance

Planting Tip

Make sure to remove weeds from between the rows during growing season!
Optional Extras Selected items will be included with your purchase

Potatoes are easy to grow. Below we address some common queries:

  • Hardiness: protect the potatoes from frost.
  • Planting In Pots: suitable for growing in planters or bags, but make sure excess water can drain.
  • Position: plant in the sun with partial shade for best results.
  • Soil Types: plant in fertile, well-drained soil.

Soil Preparation: ensure the soil is well-drained and dig in plenty of manure.

Planting Distance: plant seeds around 25cm (10in) apart, around 10cm (4in) deep into the soil. Rows should be around 75cm (2ft 6in) apart.

Pest Control: take precautions against cutworms, slugs, wireworms, and potato cyst eelworms.

Watering Requirements: water regularly, particularly during dry spells.

For a more detailed guide please read our blog below.

Click Here To Read More

Our bulbs are all harvested at just the right time to ensure they are of the best quality and size. With careful handling and specialised packaging, we can assure you that your bulbs will arrive in perfect condition.


Other people looked at

1 to 6 (of 6 products)    View all        1