Planting White Potatoes in a Tub or Bucket

JARDIM 04.28.15

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For a fun project, try growing Irish potatoes in a tub! It's time to buy the tubers and assemble the supplies now. By growing in perlite, the potatoes come out as clean as a whistle!

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  • Walter Reeves
    Walter Reeves Decatur, GA
    have they bloomed yet?
  • Dee W
    Dee W Rock Creek, OH
    no, not yet, they are about 4 inches tall and look really healthy
  • Dee W
    Dee W Rock Creek, OH
    Walter Reeves -- I wish I wouold have remembered to take a pic, but I did get potatoes after all! I thought our first frost killed the plants, but after bringing them inside until
  • Joy Hendricksen
    Joy Hendricksen Wisconsin Rapids, WI
    Last year I tried planting potatoes twice in April, both froze. In May I again planted potatoes, organic purple potatoes, just the eyes. In early August I harvested my purple potatoes. :)
  • Darcy
    Darcy Green Bay, WI
    I want to try this......nothing like potato's right out of the ground...
Walter Reeves

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