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Potato 'Kestrel'

A second-early with a unique purple blush, passed on from its parent variety, ‘Cara’. Slightly sweet and perfect for mashing or roasting.
1

1kg bag

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Edible Crop
Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Group/Species
Second Early
Common name
Potato
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
45cm (18in)

Description

A second-early with a unique purple blush, passed on from its parent variety, ‘Cara’.

This is delicious; slightly sweet and perfect for mashing or roasting.

Care Tips

When the shoots first appear draw the earth from between the rows to cover them. This encourages underground shoots and more tubers. Add in lots of well rotted manure the previous autumn (not too fresh).