Tui Potato FoodFind a Store
The humble potato is a staple on many dinner tables around New Zealand. Roasted, boiled, mashed or in a salad - no matter how you serve yours, they always taste better dug out of your own garden. Tui Potato Food is specially formulated for home gardens. It contains all the necessary nutrients to give you high yielding, quality potatoes. High levels of phosphorus and potassium promote healthy tuber production and plant growth.
Use in your garden beds, and you'll be harvesting a bumper crop of tasty homegrown potatoes this season.
N-P-K 3-8-6 + S, Mg, Ca & trace elements.
- Replenishes nutrients to encourage healthy growth.
- High levels of phosphorus and potassium promote healthy tuber production.
- Also suitable for carrots, parsnip, and other root vegetable crops.
Directions for use
- Prior to planting apply 300g (approx. 1 cup) per square metre of garden.
- Mix thoroughly into the soil.
- Water in well after application.
- Apply 30-40g (approx. 2 tablespoons) per square metre of garden, to the mounds at the base of the plants.
- Water in well after application, taking care to wash any product off the plant foliage.
Not recommended for use in pots and containers.
Apply every three to four weeks during key growth periods.
Write a review
Tui Potato Food reviews
Be the first to write a review
The humble potato is a staple on many dinner tables around New Zealand. Roasted, boiled, mashed or in a salad - no matter how you serve yours, they will always taste better dug out of your own garden. Tui Certified Seed Potatoes are available in a wide range of varieties, and are certified to ensure they are true to type and will grow a healthy crop. Certification comes with assurance the potatoes are free from pests and diseases.
Plant in garden beds or containers, and harvest a bumper crop of homegrown potatoes this season.
Read our Potato Growing Guide to find out how you can grow the perfect spuds.
Whether your vege patch is bursting with salad greens for summer barbeques, or carrots and leeks for hearty winter soups, nothing beats the satisfaction of ‘growing your own'. Tui Vegetable Mix is a high quality natural-based planting mix containing the right blend of nutrients to provide your veges with the best possible start and sustained growth throughout the season.
Use in your garden beds, pots and containers, and you'll be harvesting a bumper crop of homegrown veges in no time.
Our handy calendar showing you when to plant veges and flowers in your region, including harvest dates.Read More
Also known as sweet potato, kūmara is a firm Kiwi favourite. High in fibre and providing essential nutrients including calcium and iron, it is a superfood of the garden. Kūmara is a root crop that grows underground in a similar way to potatoes. Follow our step by step guide.
This delicious salad from Food in a Minute is packed with quinoa and chickpeas + other Mediterranean flavours. Paired to perfection with Eta’s Caramelised Onion Dressing, this is a must try this spring as the weather warms!
Last week the NZ Flower & Garden Show was held in Auckland. Showcasing plenty of colour, bee friendly flowers, water features, upcycling and relaxing green oasis'!
Summer is an exciting time in the garden as your spring planting efforts come to life! to inspire you in the garden this season, our Tui Summer Times magazine features planting a summer drinks garden, new season blooms, top water saving tips and Elien Lewis' (home_grown_happinessnz) Porirua garden.
Spring is the perfect time to plant tomatoes for summer. Tomato varieties vary in size, colour and flavour. Choose a variety based on your cooking and taste preferences.