Planting potatoes video

Planting potatoes

Alan Titchmarsh demonstrates how to grow tasty potatoes in the ground, and gives advice on which types to grow for a crop right through the year, and when to harvest.

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 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


Planting potatoes is a simple and rewarding process, perfect for a patch of sunny ground. In this No Fuss Guide, Alan Titchmarsh demonstrates how to plant potatoes in spring and gives his tips on chitting, spacing, earthing up and the types you can grow, for a generous harvest later in the year.
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