A superb very waxy, new/salad variety introduced in 1879 and one of the oldest varieties still in commercial production, particularly in the channel islands. Smooth skinned, with creamy white, waxy flesh and superb flavour. The most important crop on Jersey produced and sold as the world famous ‘Jersey Royal’.
Plant : April/May
Harvest : July/August
Cost : £0.50 for 12 Tubers (at reduced counter in local garden centre)
Planted : Sunday 26th April 2009