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Solanum tuberosum ‘Nadine’

Potato

  • Botanical name: Solanum tuberosum 'Nadine'
  • Common name: Potato
  • Family: Solanaceae
  • Plant Type: Vegetable
Foliage colour:

Green

Second early potato varieties are usually ready from mid-July onwards, and may be dug as new potatoes to follow on from first earlies, but are equally successful as storing potatoes.

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Solanum tuberosum ‘Nadine’ bears uniform-sized round tubers with smooth skin and shallow eyes, and a good, somewhat sweet taste and firm flesh. It’s ideal for baking but is also suitable for boiling and chipping. It’s resistant to eelworm and has good tolerance to scab.

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For best results, prepare the soil well before planting Solanum tuberosum ‘Nadine’, and incorporate plenty of organic matter such as compost or rotted manure. Soak the tubers two weeks before lifting.

How to grow Solanum 'Nadine'

  • Plant size

    75cm height

    75cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, west facing

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Hardiness: Tender
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy / clay / heavy / moist / chalky / alkaline

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Solanum 'Nadine' and wildlife

Solanum 'Nadine' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Solanum 'Nadine' poisonous?

Solanum 'Nadine' can be toxic.

Toxic to:

Toxic to Cats

Toxic to Dogs

Toxic to Horses

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People