Hop Plant Catalogue

HOP PLANT CATALOGUE

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- MAIL OUT EVERY MONDAY EXCEPT PUBLIC HOLIDAYS -
OUR TRUE TO TYPE HOP PLANT VARIETIES ARE AVAILABLE ALL YEAR UNLESS SOLD OUT
- BETWEEN SEPTEMBER & APRIL WE SEND GROWING PLANTS -
BETWEEN MAY & AUGUST WE SEND DORMANT PLANTS
- ALL PLANTS ARE A MINIMUM OF 1 - 2 YEARS OLD & GROWN THE PREVIOUS SEASONS UNLESS NOTED -

- NZ POST CHARGES AS OF 01 01 2024 -

1 HOP PLANT

$15.00

INCLUDES PACKING MATERIAL AND HANDLING CHARGES

2-4 HOP PLANTS

$25.00

INCLUDES PACKING MATERIAL AND HANDLING CHARGES

5-8 HOP PLANTS

$50.00

INCLUDES PACKING MATERIAL AND HANDLING CHARGES

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Howzat! Hop Plants
BOMBASTIC®
PASSION FRUIT | BLACKBERRY | SAUVIGNON BLANC

MOTHER: RIWAKA | FATHER: NELSON SAUVIN MALE
We call this pretentious and pompous hop variety Bombastic because of the extraordinary amount of growth and flavour it produces. With 6cm cones and a strong aroma of passionfruit and white wine grapes, the palate gives way to a complex blend of passionfruit, blackberry, ginger, lime, melon and sauvignon blanc. Very fruity indeed.

Exotique Hop Plants
EXOTIQUE®
PEAR | PEACH | BLUEBERRY | KIWIFRUIT | LIME

MOTHER: RIWAKA | FATHER: MONHOPOLY BREEDING STOCK
Exotique has big Pear and Peach aroma on the nose followed by Peach, Blueberry, Pear, Kiwi Fruit on the palate with hints of Lime, Melon & Cream.

American Pie Hop Plants
AMERICAN PIE®
APPLE | CLOVE | BERRIES | TANGELO

MOTHER: RIWAKA | FATHER: TD103M
American Pie is a unique and usual hop creating flavours similar to apple pie with Apple, Clove, Berries and Tangelo. While American Pie is useful addition to a brewer's toolkit for flavouring beer, it will also work in wheat beers and a hoppy cider. 

Limealicious Hop Plants
LIMEALICIOUS®
TBA

MOTHER: MOTUEKA | FATHER: TD101M
Limealicious is an abundant grower with lime green leaves and the hops give a pronounced lime flavour to a beer which is not surprising because it is bred from Motueka which is known for it's lime flavour. Limealicious is also useful as a decorative hop.

CORE RANGE OF BREWING HOPS

Nelson Sauvin Hop Plants
NELSON SAUVIN
TROPICAL FRUIT / GOOSEBERRY / WHITE WINE

Passion fruit, gooseberry, peach, and lime flavours abound. Due to its complex hop oil profile Nelson Sauvin™ can work its magic as an aroma hop, a flavour hop or even for bittering. Ideal for American style Pale Ales and IPA's with punchy hoppy character.

Riwaka Hop Plants
RIWAKA
CITRUS / KUMQUAT / QUINCE PASTE / TROPICAL

Riwaka™ has abundant oil content nearly twice that of its parent variety Saaz. This unique oil balance alongside a near 1:1 ratio of alpha to beta acids gives it a strong sweet citrus note that, according to some brewers, makes it the “ultimate” for hoppy beers, pale ale & lagers.

Motueka Hop Plants
MOTUEKA
TROPICAL FRUIT / CITRUS / LIME

Motueka is a premier New Zealand hop bred from Saaz and lends itself well to Lagers, Pilsners and Belgian Ales. It makes an excellent dual-use hop, carrying an exciting fruit aroma with refreshing notes of tropical fruit and citrus and works well in sweet, malty and fruity beers.

Pacifica Hop Plants
PACIFICA
LIME / LEMON / GUAVA / PASSION FRUIT

Pacifica™ is an versatile aroma hop that is typically used in late boil additions, including dry hopping. Pacifica™ has aroma descriptors that include a signature citrus orange zest marmalade & classic Hallertau characteristics with some floral notes & honey. Moderate and highly pleasant. Often used by Eddyline Brewery for a Fresh Hop Pilsner.

Tropadelic Hop Plants
TROPADELIC®
CITRUS / PINEAPPLE / APRICOT / CREAM

Experimental hop with tropical fruit flavours of pineapple, apricot and cream. Tropadelic® is excellent used late in the boil and at flame out. Works well in blonde and golden ales making a refreshing beer for drinking in Summer or anytime.

TANGERINE DREAM®
TANGERINE DREAM®
TANGERINE / STRAWBERRY / HONEYDEW MELON 

A NZ cultivar with a complex flavour bred from Cascade with massive growth and a large yield of hop cones early in the harvest season. By far the best hop we grow for yield and flavour.

Perle Hop Plants For Sale
PERLE
SPICE / PEPPER / FLORAL

Perle is the most popular aroma hop in Germany with its floral, spice & pepper elements. It is especially suited to sessionable Lagers (Helles), Pilsners, Festbier, Pale Ale and other styles where high bitterness would be inappropriate. Over 3000 hectares are grown.

Fat Head Hop Plants For Sale
FATHEAD®
LIME / PEACH / BLUEBERRY / LEMON GRASS 

This NZ hop imparts the flavours of lime, peach, blueberry, lemongrass & green tea. Fathead works well in Blonde, Golden & Pale ales. Strong grower with massive amounts of large hop cones.

Wakatu Hop Plants For Sale
WAKATU
FLORAL / LIME 

Wakatu is a New Zealand triploid hop bred from Hallertauer Mittelfrüher and a New Zealand male. A nicely balanced oil profile gives it a floral aroma on top of pungent fresh lime. Wakatu can be added at any stage of the boil and dry hopped with success. It has been noted for its impressive flavor stability. Wakatu is very popular in the USA for Hazy IPA & Lagers

Rakau Hop Plants For Sale
RAKAU
STONE FRUIT / CITRUS 

Rakau, or AlphAroma as it was previously known, was developed in New Zealand. Rakau features a high concentration of myrcene which enables it to pair beautifully with dry-hopped West Coast American IPA and East Coast Hazy IPA. Used by Garage Project in "Sunrise Valley Hazy IPA" & Hop Federation Brewery in "Rakau IPA" and many others.

MOUNT HOOD
FLORAL / GINGER / LIME / CANTELOUPE 

The vastly underrated Mount Hood is an American bred cultivar made available by Plant & Food Research, Motueka. Mount Hood imparts a flavor “punch” of floral, spice. lime, cantaloupe with some woody undertones. Famously used in Lager & Dark ales. We also use it in Pale ale. Produces a large hop crop & is a robust grower.

LIBERTY
FLORAL / LEMON / SPICE / ROSE 

Popular USA hop used by Garage Project, Liberty brings floral & spice, citrus & rose when used late in the kettle. Sister of Mount Hood made available by Plant & Food Research Motueka for home brewers to grow and enjoy. Use in an IPA blend for a citrus zing. Use also in Lagers and Pale ales

Orange Sunrise Hop Plants
ORANGE SUNRISE
ORANGE / PASSION FRUIT / KIWI FRUIT

A proprietry NZ cultivar and beautiful plant with a prolific hop yield of large hop cones. Add to Pale Ale & IPA hop blends & use as a late addition in a Pilsner or Hazy IPA.

Cascade Hop Plants
CASCADE
GRAPEFRUIT / CITRUS / VIOLETS / BLACK PEPPER 

The classic American hop saved from oblivion and made famous by Sierra Nevada Pale Ale. Accounts for 17% of all hops grown in the USA

Kent Golding Hops
KENT GOLDING
FLORAL / SPICE / HONEY 

The quintessential English hop for ales and pale ales. Golding has an aroma profile of lavender, spice, honey and thyme. Flavor is spicy, earthy with a honey-like and marmalade character

Fuggle Hop Plants
FUGGLE
SPICY / WOODY / FRUITY

The mother of Cascade, Williamette, Citra also known as Styrian Goldings, the quintisential English hop used in most English Pale Ales, IPA's, Porters & Stouts. Still in demand for brewing & breeding new hops.

Green Bullet Hop Plants For Sale
GREEN BULLET
RAISIN / FRUIT 

NZ heritage variety used in Steinlager Classic, Speight's Triple Hop Pilsner, Speight's Distinction Amber Ale, Speight's Mid Ale. Also used in the USA & Europe for IPA and Pale Ale.

Styrian Golding Hop Plants For Sale
STYRIAN GOLDING
SPICE / EARTHY / DRIED FRUIT 

Styrian Golding hops have a peppery spice with an earthy/sweet edge. Styrian Golding, also known as Styrian Celeia, is one of the world's most renowned hop varieties due to its special aroma characteristics and great alpha values. Works well in Belgian and English ales.

ORNAMENTAL HOPS

Golden Daze Hop Plants
GOLDEN DAZE II®

Bred from a European hop found growing in a Canterbury garden and crossed with Tangerine Dream, Golden Daze® has lime leaves which turn gold when grown in full sun. The hop cones can be used for brewing. Needs regular fertiliser and water to look it's best.

Golden Daze Hop Plants
LIMEALICIOUS®

Limealicious is a cross between Motueka and Nelson Sauvin. The leaves are lime green and it produces a good crop of hop cones with a lime flavour. Needs regular fertiliser and water to look it's best. Use it as a ornamental or a main crop hop.

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WE WILL PROPAGATE THE PLANTS AFTER PAYMENT OF INVOICE

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