Advice 1: How many days rises the potatoes after planting

Potatoes - quite unpretentious culture, so it is grown everywhere. Potato seeds germinate quickly enough, but the timing can vary: it depends on the cultivar, ambient temperature, nutrition of soil and its moisture content, the length of the hatched sprouts.
How many days rises the potatoes after planting

The end of April-beginning of may is the optimum time for planting potatoes. It is in this period the earth warmed to the desired temperature, and melt water do not have time to leave the soil. Of course, to measure the soil temperature with a thermometer before planting is unnecessary, one need only look to the birch leaves: if they're the size of a penny coin and more, now is the time. So, the potatoes planted, now you only have to watch and wait for germination, not to lose time, if the seedlings will not germinate. For this you need knowledge about how long after planting the green shoots of potato.

Actually, the potato can germinate in 7-25 days, here in a greater degree all depends on programisti soil and the value of the existing germs. For example, if the earth's temperature 8-10 degrees, the potatoes will rise not earlier than in 20-25 days, 11-18 degrees in 10-20 days above 18 degrees for 7-10 days.

It should be noted that the germinated seeds germinate in three to five days before the above deadlines. Remember, when planting potatoes in early (late April), the seedlings can not be too sunk, as the upper layers of the earth warms up much faster, and the earth has a desired humidity, if the humidity of the earth reaches 75 percent or higher, there is a risk of losing the crop because of the injury to tuber rotting diseases).

Can potato does not come up

If, after planting potatoes been a long time (over 25 days), and germs are not visible, it's time to sound the alarm. Potatoes in General can not ascend, the reasons can be several:

poor quality of planting material;

- the wrong sort of potatoes (heat-loving variety that has not suffered too low temperatures in spring.

- the defeat of the seeds of various diseases;

- attack of the mole crickets.

Advice 2: How to sprout potatoes for planting

To be sure to get a great harvest of potatoes, proustite in advance. Plus, this training is still in an early products. But if you still treat seed tubers with ash and growth stimulants, harvest, not enough bags.
How to sprout potatoes for planting
You will need
  • - ash;
  • - manganese;
  • - growth stimulator.
A month before planting potatoes in the garden, remove the tubers from storage (cellar, cellar, basement). The loop, leaving only the good, as for the storage of potatoes could shrivel up and even to rot. Tear off all the appeared sprouts, planting will be new and strong.
To properly sprout potatoes before planting, you first need to process the tubers against pathogens of different diseases, which can be on the skin. To do this, dissolve in a bucket of potassium permanganate. The solution should be bright pink. Put seed potatoes in the net and lower it into a bucket, treat the tubers for 10 minutes. Lay on the floor of the dismantled cardboard boxes and pour them processed potatoes, not wiping. Thus disinfect all seed tubers.
If you want to sprout the potatoes before planting, use growth stimulants. In selling a lot of them, is not difficult. Dilute the drug, according to instructions, and process the tubers. If you do not have time to sprout the tubers and will plant them without sprouts, which is actually desirable to treat the potatoes before putting in the hole.
Now you can start to grow potatoes. If you have a bit of planting material, just lay it on the same cardboard boxes and so leave. If you are planning to plant a few acres, you can grow potatoes in plastic boxes from vegetables. Only fill them halfway, otherwise the sprouts will be long from lack of light.
Finally, before planting, the sprouted potatoes treated with ash. To make it easy. Just sprinkle sifted ash tubers directly in the boxes and shake them a bit. But if you when landing additionally put a handful of ashes directly into the hole, such a pest as a wireworm, forget the way to your potatoes.
To obtain a large harvest of potatoes, we still have to fertilize the soil and get rid of the Colorado potato beetle.
Useful advice
For early crop, plant early varieties.
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