Is it too late to plant potatoes?

monarae_gw(z4 IOWA)May 12, 2009

I live up in Northern Iowa, and just got my garden tilled. Now it's been raining, or I haven't been home to plant.

Is it too late for potatoes? I have had them for a few weeks, with good intentions. They are the red Pontiac kind.

Thanks for any advice or info!

MonaRae

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tannabanana

The state extension office website says you can plant until the middle of May so I'd say go for it!

Here is a link that might be useful: IA Veggie Garden Planting Dates

    Bookmark   May 16, 2009 at 3:37PM
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Maggie4(4-5)

I just mudded mine in today. They will do fine.

    Bookmark   May 27, 2009 at 4:04PM
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