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Q.Why Are My Potatoes Boiling Through The Water?

Zone Maesteg, mid Glamorgan, South wales | Anonymous added on August 8, 2022 | Answered

My ‘charlotte’ potatoes did not stay whole while boiling.. why is this please? All my shop bought ones are fine. I remember the same thing happened last year..

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Answered on August 17, 2022

This can come down to soils that dry out just a little too much during the growing season. Be sure to apply water, evenly, throughout the growing season.


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