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DESIREE PRE-PACKED


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Variety info
Desiree seed potatoes produce oval red skinned tubers with pale yellow flesh. Medium dry matter, firm cooked texture, good boiling, fresh French fry & mashing quality.

Desiree potatoes are a popular choice amongst many celebrity chefs, including Delia Smith & Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, due to their potential to make fantastic roast potatoes.

Desiree is a heavy cropper and early bulking with high resistance to drought and good resistance to potato virus Y and powdery scab. Susceptible to potato cyst nematode and mis-shapes on heavy soils.  Moderately susceptible to spraing & mild mosaic viruses.

Eating Qualities
Eating Texture
Floury
Scab Resistance Rating
Good Scab Resistance
Slug Resistance Rating
Good Slug Resistance
Culinary Uses
Boiling
Mashing
Baking
Chipping
Roasting

-Weight: 2Kg.
 

€5.99