Home Grown Hops 2019

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Home Grown Hops 2019

Post by bigchris » Sun Mar 24, 2019 12:04 pm

My hops are going well already

Chinook
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Re: Home Grown Hops 2019

Post by Hanglow » Sun Mar 24, 2019 2:17 pm

Nice! I've got some shoots starting but no leaves yet
Planned: Green Hop ale
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Bottled: Home grown Halletau Mittelfruh golden ale, centennial golden ale, Brown Kolsch, Strong Burton with Brett C

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Re: Home Grown Hops 2019

Post by robbarwell » Mon Apr 01, 2019 8:43 pm

My Chinook is about knee high already...

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Re: Home Grown Hops 2019

Post by Hanglow » Sat Apr 06, 2019 2:17 pm

Hop shoots are apparently the most expensive vegetable in the world :0 . Has anyone cooked with them?

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Bottled: Home grown Halletau Mittelfruh golden ale, centennial golden ale, Brown Kolsch, Strong Burton with Brett C

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Re: Home Grown Hops 2019

Post by adamzworld » Fri Apr 26, 2019 6:43 pm

I've got some Challenger hops in a large pot with 8 foot bamboo canes and twine for them to climb up once established. I'll post some photos once they're a bit more mature

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Re: Home Grown Hops 2019

Post by Robwalkeragain » Mon Apr 29, 2019 7:07 pm

Ours are 10ft after the recent sun/storm combo. No idea on variety but they’re lemony. Anyone near south brum is welcome to pick them in september.

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Re: Home Grown Hops 2019

Post by Mjr6313 » Mon Apr 29, 2019 8:25 pm

I've got northern brewer from lidl this is there 3rd year and they are about an inch and a third unknown about a foot tall I hope they get a growth spurt.
My wife wanted me to get a hobby now I make beer. She says I'm always in my shed I KEEP TELLING HER IT WAS HER IDEA.

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Re: Home Grown Hops 2019

Post by mozza » Fri Jun 21, 2019 3:05 pm

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Planted these a couple of months ago. They’re a good 7 foot now. Hoping to get a few cones off them
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Re: Home Grown Hops 2019

Post by robbarwell » Wed Jun 26, 2019 10:20 pm

My monster triffid it at least 12 to 18 ft now, growing like topsy with this wet weather

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Re: Home Grown Hops 2019

Post by adamzworld » Mon Jul 15, 2019 9:47 pm

Here are mine. They have grown quite a bit since the photo was taken!

https://photos.app.goo.gl/YLTSS81USEhsQC29A

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