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British Queen potatoes

by Diane - January 30th, 2013.
Filed under: Thompson and Morgan.

A fab roasting potato you are very unlikely to ever see in shops. A heritage variety!

Potato ‘British Queen’ – 20 tubers
Second early. ‘This RHS AGM variety is over 100 years old and still highly prized for its yield, shape, floury texture and delicious flavour. ‘ Today, Potato ‘British Queen’ is Ireland’s favourite summer crop. ‘ The oval, white skinned, floury-fleshed tubers make excellent general purpose potatoes and are particularly good for roasting. ‘ Height and spread: 60cm (24"). ‘