The quandry is that I have lots of teeny tiny potatoes that I dug up from my TPS (True Poato Seed), and I’ve been trying to decide how best to cook them. And for some inexplicable reason I hit on Patatas Bravas. Having searched … Continue reading
. There’s me pottering about in the garden and the allotment, growing some True Potato Seed (TPS), called Howie Mandel and I (finally) get round to thinking about how Tom Wagner names his potato varieties – they vary from Smurfs … Continue reading
The TPS (True Potato Seed) Howie-Mandel, from Tom Wagner have started to flower. The fun starts here! . Growing TPS is a mini adventure, you never quite know what to expect or what will happen next. I’ve noticed that the … Continue reading
Allotments make you pay for your absence. Having been away for 2 weeks I’ve come back to weeds, a few bolting salads, carrots in need of urgent thining-out, but also lush growth. And the TPS (True Potato Seed) are no exception. … Continue reading
The TPS ‘Howie Mandel’ from Tom Wagner’s seeds were finally planted out on the plot today, in a sunny spot with a sea view.
(sorry for the over-exposure on the photos!)
True Potato Seed – Howie Mandel from Tom Wagner
The True Potato Seeds Howie Mandel from Tom Wagner germinated easily and were put outside almost straight away. They are growing, all be it a bit slowly, and are about to be potted on. Which reminds me, I must research what the heck I’m supposed to be doing with these precious babies!