[permaculture] Re: potatoes in a bucket?

J Newman jn at jnweb.com
Thu May 12 13:18:53 EDT 2005


I haven't tried this but it sounds like a good idea:

Use old car tyres in a stack and add tyres as the potatoes grow higher 
and you keep covering them with soil / potting mix.  Harvesting is easy 
too - just remove the "packaging".

-  Jeffrey

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----- Original Message ----- 
From: <dheritage at juno.com>

>> How do you do potatoes in a bucket? How big is
>  
>
the bucket? It seems I've heard that you have to
keep adding dirt/compost/whatever as the plant
grows? Any info you can provide would be helpful.

>>
>> Dave Heritage
>  
>



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