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How To Grow Potatoes In A Bag

How To Grow Potatoes In A Bag

24/01/2013

How To Grow A Potato In A Bag

For beginners, kids, or people with limited space, growing potatoes in a bag is a great way to start.



This great video from Incredible Edibles is really clear and shows you what to do, right from planting the seed potato, showing you how it grows and how to harvest it.







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