• Boissevain, MB R0K, Canada

Galena - SOLD OUT

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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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