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Golden Hop 'Aureus'

Humulus lupulus 'Aureus'

Also known as

Hop, Golden hop

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

2.5m

4m

Min

1.5m

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Golden Hop 'Aureus' Overview

This strong-growing climber has yellow, deeply lobed leaves to 15cm in length. In summer it produces drooping cone-like, greenish-yellow, aromatic female flower clusters which develop into attractive hops.

Common problems with Golden Hop 'Aureus'

How to harvest Golden Hop 'Aureus'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Golden Hop 'Aureus'

Cuttings

Take either softwood or semi hardwood cuttings.

Special features of Golden Hop 'Aureus'

Attractive leaves

Hedge plant

Will scramble through other plants adding to screens.

Other uses of Golden Hop 'Aureus'

Plant in wall side borders or near a trellis.