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Potatoes | Arran Pilot (First Early) 2kg

Solanum Tuberosum


£ 7.99
£6.99 Express Delivery | Unlimited Plants | Dispatched: 1-2 days | Delivery Service: Next Day

Product Overview

Arran Pilot seed potatoes are the nation's favourite garden-grown seed potatoes. These first earlies have been around since 1930 and have remained popular due to their excellent taste. Added to their early boiling ability, Arran Pilot are great for chipping and versatile enough for baking, mashing and roasting. Arran Pilot produce high yields of white skinned tubers with shallow eyes, has great resistance to all forms of scab and scores a high 9 for spraing resistance. First earlies are typically ready for harvesting around 13-15 weeks from planting.

Right Packaging

As an online plant store, we recognise the need to protect the environment and have thought very carefully about the packaging we use and where we buy it from to make sure your plants turn up in good condition with the least impact on the environment.

When it comes to packaging, our philosophy takes the following into account:

Sustainability - all of the packaging we used can be fully reused, recycled or composted. And, in the unfortunate event that it does make its way to landfill, it will biodegrade, leaving nothing but humus behind.

The right packaging for the job - we want our plants to arrive in perfect condition so we have designed packaging that holds your plants safely and securely inside the box, meaning they turn up in great condition.

What's our packaging made from?

Our outer packaging is made from corrugated cardboard. This cardboard can withstand the weight of your plants and is not susceptible to moisture so will remain strong and stable until your plants are delivered and you’re ready to unpack them. Not only that, it will keep your plants safe and undamaged in transit.

As well as being perfect for keeping your plants safe, corrugated cardboard is easy to recycle and is in keeping with our commitment to ensure we use the more environmentally friendly packaging as possible.

Packaging sustainability

We have chosen to partner with a packaging supplier that has the same environmental values as us. All packaging uses 85% recycled material and is 100% recyclable and compostable. This commitment to the environment is backed up by a Forestry Stewardship Council (FSC) accreditation and ISO 14001 accreditation for their environmental management system.

Plant unboxing video

  • Eventual Height: 50 - 75cm
  • Sun Level: Bright Indirect Light, Direct Light
  • Soil Type: Free Draining Compost
  • Facing: North, South, East, West, Any
  • Planting Month: March, April
  • Harvesting Month: June, July, August
  • Fragrance: Unscented
  • Growth Speed: Fast
  • Stem Colour: Green
  • Leaf Colour: Green
  • Ground Cover: Medium
  • Position: Beds, Borders, Pots
  • Care Level: Easy to Grow, Low Care
  • Room: Outdoor
  • Shape: Upright
  • Grown In: Great Britain

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