How Deep Do You Plant Potatoes?

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The exact depth varries according to the variety of potato you're planting. Usually the trench in which the potato is planted is 7.5-13cm (3-5in) deep.
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How Deep Do I Plant Potatoes?
When you grow your own potatoes, you know without question what your potatoes have been exposed to when you dig them out of the ground. Planting your potatoes properly will help ensure that the crop grows and breaks the ground when you expect them to.... More »
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It takes potatoes two to three weeks to emerge from the ground. Plant seed potatoes two weeks before your last frost date. Plant them pretty high in the ground, or just throw the seeds down and cover with mulch. You can find more info at: www.motherearthnews.com
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