Hop Rhizomes (2017)

Pre-orders have ended as of March 1st. Preorders will ship mid-April. Extra rhizomes ordered will be made available for purchase online and in-store in mid-April as well.

We've hand selected varieties that will thrive in the Michigan / Midwest growing zones. The Hop Rhizomes we receive are healthy and many have hop shoots already growing. Growing your own hops at home is easy and rewarding. These rhizomes come from some of the best hop-growing farms in the Yakima Valley, which supply 70-75% of all hops grown in the U.S. You can be assured that you are buying quality rhizomes.

What are hop rhizomes? Hop rhizomes are small roots that are cut from the main root system of a mature female hop plant. And a hop plant is a perennial plant that produces little cones or flowers called hops, which are one of the main ingredients in brewing beer. In the springtime, after the rhizomes are planted, the bines (hop vines) of a new hop plant begin to grow. Hop vines are capable of growing up to 12 inches a day under ideal conditions. However, most grow approximately 2 feet per week. The bines grow vertically winding around their support system in a clockwise direction following the sun. In June as the plant reaches its maximum height, which could be anywhere from 15-25 feet, it will begin to grow sidearms. The sidearms will then bear the hop cones. When this happens, it is known as flowering. In order for flowering to occur, the weather must be frost free for about 120 days, the plant must have ample moisture, and there must be plenty of long length sunlight.

Click here to view our guide on How to Grow Hop Rhizomes.

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Centennial Hop Rhizome
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Chinook Hop Rhizome
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Columbus Hop Rhizome
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Golding Hop Rhizome
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Hop Yarn
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Liberty Hop Rhizome
Liberty hops are an aroma variety hop which is a half sister to Ultra, Mt. Hood and Crystal. Hop R..
Mt. Hood Hop Rhizome
Mt. Hood is an aroma hop variety with similarities to the German Hallertau and Hersbrucker varieti..
Northern Brewer Hop Rhizome
Northern Brewer hops are a true dual purpose hop variety. These hops have an aroma of medium inten..
Nugget Hop Rhizome
Nugget hops are gaining acceptance as a dual purpose variety. Hop Rhizome Pre-Order for 2017. Grow..
Sterling Hop Rhizome
Sterling hops are an aroma hop with herbal and spicy characteristics, with a hint of floral, citru..
Tettnang Hop Rhizome
Tettnang hops are an aroma hop variety with noble aroma that is pleasant and spicy. Hop Rhizome Pr..
Willamette Hop Rhizome
Willamette hops are a quality aroma hop with low alpha content. These hops have a mild and pleasan..
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