Potatoes - Knowledgebase Question

Salt Lake City, Ut
Question by isittobeorno
July 26, 2009
How do I know when my potatoes are ready to dig up?

Answer from NGA
July 26, 2009


Your potato plants will develop flowers. Flowers are your cue that the plants are beginning to produce potatoes. You can dig a few "new potatoes" after the flowers fade. When the tops of the plants turn yellow and die down, the spuds are ready for harvest. Hope you have a bountiful harvest!

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