In some cases the tubers for early crops are sprouted on a hotbed, the plants being put out as soon as the leaves can bear exposure.
The main crop should be planted by the middle of March, sprouted sets being used; late planting is very undesirable.
Martha had no siblings and Quinn had no idea of what might have sprouted from his alien family tree.
Potatoes are sometimes grown in pots in heat, sprouted sets being planted in t t-in.
The sets after having been sprouted, as above, are planted out in January in trenches 2 ft.