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Potato 'Belle de Fontenay' is a favorite classic French salad potato. It has a smooth, firm, waxy texture with an excellent taste -great for salad and boiling.
|Variety||'Belle de Fontenay'||Type:||Root crop|
|Planting:||February - March||Site:||Full sun, lots of well rotted manure added the previous autumn (not too fresh)||Spacing:||Plant tubers 40cm apart with 45cm between rows||Harvesting:||4 months after planting. Decrease that to 3 if planting inside in bags.||Tips:||When the shoots first appear draw the earcth from between the rows to cover them. This encourages underground shoots and more tubers.|