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how do you know when to pick a russet potatoe?help

Posted by roxierox66 south fl. (My Page) on
Fri, Mar 4, 11 at 13:46

ok,,,,, my garden is growing great.but i planted a starter potatoe in jan.2011.the ones walmart sells.it say to plant jan.to march. and i done that. they are growing..well it looks like a large green plant with green leaves. sorta like a bush.my ground was basicaly sandish kind.i dug down to a foot .and put fresh dirt by miracle grow.it has grown alot.andi keep putting new soil down as it grows.but how do i know when they are ready...how many months does it take....if anyone has the answer...please help. send me a email at ...roxierox66@att.net
i can not find any answer any where .or i am not looking at the right places.when i water them...i can smell them.i want to check them..but i do not want to kill anything that may be growing...help


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RE: how do you know when to pick a russet potatoe?help

I would say when they are about the size for CREAMED PEAS AND NEW POTATOES. VBG


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