Copyright (c) 2019 en-us Vegetable Gardener - "Potatoes" tag posts Vegetable Gardener - "Potatoes" tag posts Fri, 19 Apr 2019 11:26:01 -0500 Vegetable Gardener - "Potatoes" tag posts Vegetable Gardener - "Potatoes" tag posts <![CDATA[It’s Potato Planting Time ]]> Wed, 14 Mar 2018 11:01:18 -0500 It’s Potato Planting Time Posted by WesternGardener
If you haven’t eaten a homegrown potato, you don’t know what a real potato tastes like. Spring’s the time to plant potatoes in the vegetable garden. Here’s everything you need to get your potato crop off to a good start. ]]>
<![CDATA[Summer Salad, Nicoise-Style ]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 23:08:26 -0500 Summer Salad, Nicoise-Style Posted by cookinwithherbs
Summertime and the living is easy--supper time involves as little cooking as possible--and preparing something simple with garden produce. Here is a recipe for an easy salad, Nicoise-style, using whatever you have on hand. ]]>
<![CDATA[Veggie Bundles for the Grill]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:33:57 -0500 Veggie Bundles for the Grill Posted by cookinwithherbs
I grew up eating potato bundles--my paternal grandmother had a shore house--and we put these bundles on the big brick barbecue all summer long. This is an updated vegetarian version, although she often put a chicken leg or wing or a small sausage in the bundle. My favorite part besides opening them hot off the grill, and smelling the aroma, was the assembly line in the kitchen when making them. ]]>
<![CDATA[The Potato Garden Catalog Review]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 14:17:55 -0500 The Potato Garden Catalog Review Posted by WesternGardener
The Potato Garden catalog is more than a no-frills listing of the dozens of potatoes gardeners can add to their spring gardens. The catalog gives simple, step-by-step instructions that make it easy for beginners to get started. ]]>
<![CDATA[Creative Places to Grow Potatoes]]> Wed, 22 May 2013 14:35:00 -0500 Creative Places to Grow Potatoes Posted by Kim_Charles
Discover creative places to grow this starchy staple. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Grow Potatoes in a Trash Bag]]> Sat, 17 Mar 2012 09:01:33 -0500 How to Grow Potatoes in a Trash Bag Posted by WesternGardener
Potatoes are one of the easiest vegetables to grow. Even if you don’t have a large garden, you can grow potatoes in a 30-gallon trash bag. ]]>
<![CDATA[Winter Wait]]> Thu, 09 Feb 2012 14:38:17 -0500 Winter Wait Posted by cookinwithherbs
For we northern gardeners, there is a waiting process this time every year. Here are a few things to do while we await the spring… and for you southerners… here’s just a dusting of winter white. ]]>
<![CDATA[Grow Some Spuds in Your Duds]]> Thu, 08 Sep 2011 11:37:00 -0500 Grow Some Spuds in Your Duds Posted by WesternGardener
One California mom has found a unique way to get her kids to eat their vegetables. ]]>
<![CDATA[QUESTION: Excessive potato green]]> Fri, 08 Jul 2011 01:00:00 -0500 QUESTION: Excessive potato green Posted by joe_massie
I have good results with potato. I plant early, use specialized potato fertilizer and hill at least once. I get a good harvest but the plants have excessively tall plants. Last year the plants were... ]]>
<![CDATA[Homegrown / Homemade Video Recipes]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2011 14:57:37 -0500 Homegrown / Homemade Video Recipes Posted by Ruth
Now you can watch all the recipe videos from the Homegrown/Homemade series in one place, and find links to the recipes on ]]>
<![CDATA[Getting the Most from Your Midsummer Veggie Garden]]> Tue, 03 May 2011 11:15:00 -0500 Getting the Most from Your Midsummer Veggie Garden Posted by Ruth
Whether you are new to vegetable gardening or a seasoned veteran, you'll find useful growing tips in the articles and videos highlighted here. For more timely gardening information and... ]]>
<![CDATA[QUESTION: Spinach & Irish Potatoes!]]> Mon, 19 Jul 2010 07:30:00 -0500 KimberlyAWood
I live in Northern Virginia and wanted to know if I can plant spinach and Irish Potatoes now? Will i still get a good harvest? The first frost is usually around October 20th.  ]]>
<![CDATA[Containing Potatoes]]> Tue, 06 Jul 2010 01:03:33 -0500 Containing Potatoes Posted by ChrisMcLaughlin
I fantasized about placing it strategically on my front lawn. My crops would never be prouder and the neighbors would drool with envy. One look at the price tag and I was over it. ]]>
<![CDATA[Homegrown / Homemade: Potatoes]]> Mon, 07 Jun 2010 12:05:00 -0500 Homegrown / Homemade: Potatoes Posted by DanielleGardenGirl
Choose the potato varieties you like to cook with, and get 'em in the ground. A gardener and a cook show you how in Episode 1 of this Homegrown/Homemade video series. Now playing: How to Hill Potatoes (Episode 2). ]]>
<![CDATA[Homegrown / Homemade Video Series]]> Mon, 26 Apr 2010 16:31:12 -0500 Homegrown / Homemade Video Series Posted by Ruth
A gardener and a cook team up to plant, maintain, harvest, store, and cook a variety of popular vegetables, including peas, arugula, and potatoes. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: How to Grow Potatoes in Containers]]> Tue, 30 Mar 2010 09:35:00 -0500 Video: How to Grow Potatoes in Containers Posted by VegetableGardener
What's not to love about potatoes? They're tasty, require little maintenance to grow, and even produce pretty flowers. If you have the right container, you don't even need to plant them in the ground. Check out this video on growing potatoes in the most unlikely of places: a kitchen garbage can. ]]>
<![CDATA[Home-Grown Potatoes!]]> Thu, 25 Feb 2010 15:41:55 -0500 Home-Grown Potatoes! Posted by ChrisMcLaughlin
My fellow gardeners we are looking March square in the eye and I, for one, am getting itchy. ]]>
<![CDATA[Growing Potatoes]]> Wed, 03 Feb 2010 11:51:28 -0500 Growing Potatoes Posted by Ruth
Potatoes in containers, potatoes in the ground, potatoes in the kitchen. Plant some this spring, for a bountiful harvest that will keep for months. ]]>
<![CDATA[This Spud's for You]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2009 13:40:42 -0500 This Spud's for You Posted by WesternGardener
Potatoes are one of the easiest root crops for home gardeners to grow. Order your specialty seed potatoes now for delivery next spring. ]]>
<![CDATA[Getting Familiar with My Irish Roots]]> Fri, 25 Sep 2009 14:00:00 -0500 Getting Familiar with My Irish Roots Posted by cookinwithherbs
Happy autumnal equinox! Inspired by the cuisine of Ireland and their prodigious use of root vegetables, I am ready to start roasting them in the oven and making soups. ]]>