Potato – Golden Wonder (maincrop)
Golden Wonder (maincrop)
A gourmet potato with many followers. It’s quite a unique potato with its characteristic chestnut creamy brown russet skin. It’s one of the most floury potatoes and thus has a lot of fans in Ireland. The flavour is truly excellent. It’s suitable for boiling, steaming and roasting.
If you like floury potatoes – then Golden Wonder won’t be bettered! It is suitable for most cooking methods including boiling, steaming, roasting, chipping, etc.
Golden Wonder potatoes can be planted in mid April and harvest starts in September/October.
Plant outdoors in mid April and harvest late September to October
Spacing: 30cm in drill (drills widely spaced so you can earth up)
There are about 10-12 seed potatoes in a kilo.
With a spacing of 1 ft (30cm), you’ll get a 10-12ft (3.5 -4m) long drill per kilo.
With a spacing of 25cm, you’ll get a 3m long drill per kilo