Allotment Diary : Harvesting the King Edward & Golden Wonder container grown potatoes
Harvesting some of this years container pot grown potatoes, the King Edward and Golden Wonder as they have been struck down by blight on the allotment vegetable plot.I would have hoped they could have grown longer but still happy with a crop of 7-8 p......
Allotment Diary Harvesting the container grown King Edward Potatoes Bumper Crop
I decided to empty out another 30 litre pot of container grown King Edward Potatoes this evening.Last night I did the same and got an amazing 11 pounds of potatoes from a single seed potato from just one pot.So here's how tonights weigh in went....
Allotment Diary : Planting the first Container grown Potatoes
Planting out the first of this years container pot grown potatoes.These are the 30 litre pots as always.First I half fill a pot with compost then add your fertilizer of choice, be it Blood fish & bone or a speciality potato one.Then push a couple of......
Harvesting the container grown potatoes!
I'm finally harvesting the container grown spuds and despite the circumstances, I'm happy with the potatoes that I got. They're all perfect for whole roasting!Want to help me make better videos? Then click the link below! https://www.patreon.com/Jaco......
Allotment Diary June 16th : Harvesting the first container grown new potatoes of the year
I decided to empty out a pot of the Rocket Potatoes from the allotment polytunnel this evening.I planted them in March, but with all the freezing weather they didn't even break the surface until mid April.So about 10 weeks after emerging It was time......
Allotment Diary : Planting / Growing Container Potatoes
Allotment Diary : Planting / Growing Container Potatoes and chitting.These potatoes will be grown early in 10 litre pots of compost with 2 seed potatoes in each.Kept warm until they start to emerge from the soil and then put into the greenhouse with......
Harvesting the Container Pot Grown Potatoes
Harvesting the Container Pot Grown Potatoes from the 30 litre buckets.These are the varieties Sarpo Mira and Blue Danube, planted in mid April with just a few ounces of blood fish & bone fertilizer added.Not as big a crop as usual but still not too b......
Allotment Diary : How I plant / grow my Container grown Potatoes
Just a quick video showing how I go about planting and growing my potatoes in pots.Dead simple, using a 30 litre pot fill up half full with any multipurpose compost.Then I add 2 oz of Blood Fish & Bone fertilizer , or this year 1 oz of Potato Magic f......
Sweet potato harvest
harvesting my container grown sweet potatoes...
Allotment Journal - Sarpo & Kondor Container Grown Potatoes.
I'm down the allotment to see what the 30ltr containers hold....
Allotment Diary : Big Harvest of Container Pot Grown 2nd Early Potatoes
Another harvest from the small 30 litre containers of the second early potatoes. This time it's a massive crop.The potatoes are Nicola and the fertilizer I used was Organic Vitax Q4 pellets and a hand full of Chicken manure planted in mid April.The b......
Allotment Diary July 29 : Potato Blight Harvesting all the potatoes King Edward Salad Blue Heritage
It was inevitable that I'd get potato blight because of this years wet humid weather so in order to protect the potatoes I had to harvest the lot as soon as I saw evidence of the infection.The King Edwards were pretty small but everything else was re......
Harvesting Container Grown First Early Potatoes 2018
In today's episode, I take a look at one of the container grown first early potatoes. this variety is called Charlotte. It is always nice to have early potatoes to see you through the end of spring into early summer.Each year I plant first early pota......
Allotment Diary : Harvesting this years exhibition show potatoes
Time to harvest and sort this years show potatoes.These are grown in small 17 litre plastic bags so that potato isn't deformed should it reach the edge of the bag.Variety Kestrel and Casablanca.These are sorted into sets of 3 & 4 for the shows and st......
Harvesting Container Sweet Potatoes Grown in a Washtub.
This is the second year in a row that we have grown sweet potatoes in this wash tub. As far as easy things to grow, it doesn't get much easier. I planted in the spring and didn't do much else to them until I harvested in September.Subscribe at: https......
Container Grown Potatoes
I grew Kennebec potatoes in 5-gallon global buckets & large plastic bags this summer. Yield was 1.5 to 2 lbs per container. I wanted to use containers I already had around the house because buying potatato boxes are expensive & not always successfu......
Allotment Diary : Growing / Planting Potatoes in Container Pots
How I plant and grow my potatoes in the container potsI plant 2 seed potatoes into a 30 litre pot of compost about 2 inches from the bottom.Fill the pot about 2/3 full and add 4 oz of blood fish & bone fertilizer.The pots are placed in shallow trench......
Allotment Diary : 80 Day Container Grown Potato Harvest
The first potato harvest of the year from the small containers.80 days since planting I wasn't expecting much.Really happy with the crop after such a short time growing and the potatoes are a perfect size for new ones.Early spuds in pots is the wat t......
Allotment Diary July 20 : Bumper crop of container grown new potatoes....at last !
I decided to empty out another pot of the early new potatoes Nicola 2 weeks after the last harvest which was very disappointing.I expected a similar result but to my amazement I got a really good crop of over 5 pounds this time.So even though the wea......
Allotment Diary : Container Grown Potato Harvest Early June
The latest potato harvest from a small 12 litre pot.2 weeks after the first harvest now they are getting a bit bigger and not a bad little yield from a small pot.The plant will be replanted so hopefuuly the small immature potatoes can grow again and......