Hallertauer (US) - Field Grade
Classic German noble aroma type. Gradually being replaced by the Hallertauer hybrids Liberty & Mt. Hood. Very low bittering value. 12-30” side arms. Called for in many beer purist’s classic beer recipes and in premium beers. Requires well -drained acidic soils, high in humic acids...Read More
Each item is one complete dormant crown, or a field-ready plant, depending on time of year: a plant that is a minimum of 1 growing season old with a well developed root system with multiple breaks taken from healthy vigorous stock. It is professional quality and since it is a live rooted plant, it offers the best chance of successfully growing and producing your favorite varieties of hops.
- Alpha acids: 3-5.5%, low bittering similar to other noble varieties
- Aroma: subtle flower and spice
- Yield: Fair 1000-1900 lbs/acre
- Maturity: Early
- Storage stability: low 55% remaining (refrigerate)
- Grower notes: Establishes, as well, or better than its newer hybrids when grow in the Midwest, although potential yields are lower. Good plant structure and growth. Susceptible to crown rots in soggy soil conditions or if over-watered. Raised row required, with acidic soil conditions. Halletauer US takes two seasons to establish – similar to all the other noble European types
- Fully rooted plant - NOT a rhizome. A rhizome is a part of a hop plant's root system that grows horizontally underground putting out shoots.
*Actual plant sizes may vary between varieties. Pictures depict plants shipped at different times of the year; actively growing, or dormant and are for reference only.