How to plant early potatoes

How to plant early potatoes

Get early potatoes off to a great start, by following Monty Don's planting advice.

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
To do
To do

Do not To do in January

Do not To do in February

Do To do in March

Do To do in April

Do not To do in May

Do not To do in June

Do not To do in July

Do not To do in August

Do not To do in September

Do not To do in October

Do not To do in November

Do not To do in December

Monty Don shares the excitement of planting the first potatoes of the year. Using his tried-and-tested technique, he demonstrates how to prepare the soil, dig out and space the trenches, and plant the tubers.

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