potatoes

tomerrol(z7atn)December 10, 2011

When is the best date to plant potatoes in middle tn in the spring? also can a late fall crop of potatoes be planted? I am also thinking of trying potatoes in straw as I have been reading about, anyone here in tn ever tried that?

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brandon7 TN_zone(7)

Spring planting time for Irish potatoes: anytime in March*
Spring planting time for sweet potatoes: anytime in May*
Fall planting time for Irish potatoes: anytime in July*

*Recommended planting times from the document linked below.

Here is a link that might be useful: Growing Vegetables in Home Gardens by the UT Ag. Ext. Service

    Bookmark   December 10, 2011 at 11:17AM
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