Description:10-12% Alpha Acids, Domestic, Dual Purpose Hop Galena is well known as a reliable, clean-bittering, high alpha hop. The Galena plants have medium size, compact cones which when added as a late addition have intense citrus and tropical flavors.
Used for:American Ales, Stouts and Lagers.
Aroma Profile:Sweet Fruits, Pear, Pineapple, Grapefruit, lime, gooseberry and spicy wood.
Subsitutes:Brewers Gold, Nugget
Growth Rate:May be hard to establish, but once established growth rate is very good
Climate:Does well in temperate zones including high desert
Yield:Moderate, 1600-2000 lbs per acre
Cones:Compact, plump and medium sized
Maturity:Early to mid-season
Susceptible to:Powdery Mildew, aphids
Resistant to:Downy Mildew, Verticillium Wilt
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