Hops, Common (Organic)


Humulus lupulus

Minimum: 20+ seeds

Experience the timeless tradition of brewing with Common Hops (Humulus lupulus), the iconic vine that adds aroma, flavor, and character to your homebrew creations. Whether you're a seasoned brewmaster or an aspiring enthusiast, cultivating Common Hops in your garden brings the magic of brewing right to your doorstep. Elevate your brew game with the distinctive allure of Common Hops!

Key Features:

  1. Essential Brewing Ingredient: Embrace the art of homebrewing with Common Hops. These cone-shaped flowers are a fundamental ingredient in beer production, imparting bitterness, aroma, and flavor to your favorite brews.

  2. Versatile Garden Vine: Transform your garden landscape with the vigorous growth of Common Hops. These fast-climbing vines add vertical interest to arbors, trellises, and fences, providing shade and privacy while showcasing their lush foliage.

  3. Unique Aroma and Flavor: Explore a world of sensory delights with Common Hops. Depending on the variety, these hops can offer a spectrum of flavors ranging from citrusy and floral to spicy and earthy, enhancing the complexity of your homemade beers.

  4. Thriving in Diverse Climates: Adaptability is key! Common Hops thrive in a wide range of climates, making them suitable for gardeners across various regions. From sunny gardens to partial shade, these hardy vines can flourish in diverse environments.

  5. Historical Significance: Delve into the rich history of brewing with Common Hops. From ancient civilizations to modern craft breweries, hops have played a pivotal role in the evolution of beer-making, adding depth and character to every brew.


  • Botanical Name: Humulus lupulus
  • Type: Perennial Vine
  • Height: Up to 20 feet
  • Spread: Variable, depending on support structure
  • Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
  • Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Summer
  • Hardiness Zone: 3-8


  • Homebrewer's Delight: Elevate your homebrewing endeavors with the authentic flavor and aroma of Common Hops. Brew your own signature beers, ales, and stouts using freshly harvested hops from your garden.

  • Vertical Interest: Add vertical dimension to your garden landscape with the vigorous growth of Common Hops. Train them to climb trellises, arbors, or pergolas, creating a lush green backdrop for your outdoor space.

  • Custom Flavor Profiles: Experiment with different hop varieties to tailor the flavor profile of your homemade brews. From subtle bitterness to bold citrus notes, Common Hops offer endless possibilities for crafting unique beer recipes.

  • Adaptable Cultivation: Whether you're a novice gardener or a seasoned enthusiast, Common Hops are easy to grow and maintain. Provide adequate support and regular watering to ensure healthy vine growth and abundant harvests.

  • Historical Heritage: Connect with the time-honored tradition of brewing. Common Hops have a rich historical legacy, dating back centuries and continuing to shape the modern craft beer movement with their distinctive flavor contributions.

Care Guidelines:

  1. Sunlight: Plant Common Hops in a location with full sun to partial shade for optimal growth and flowering.

  2. Support Structure: Provide sturdy support structures such as trellises, arbors, or fences for the vigorous vine growth of Common Hops. Ensure adequate space for vertical expansion.

  3. Soil: Well-drained, fertile soil is preferable. Amend the soil with compost or organic matter to improve drainage and nutrient retention.

  4. Watering: Maintain consistent moisture levels, especially during the growing season and flowering period. Avoid waterlogging, as soggy soil can lead to root rot.

  5. Pruning: Prune back excess growth and trim away dead or damaged foliage as needed to promote airflow and prevent disease. Harvest mature hop cones when they feel papery and dry to the touch.

Delve into the artistry of homebrewing and cultivate your own flavor-filled brew garden with the allure of Common Hops. Order now and embark on a journey of brewing excellence in the comfort of your own backyard!