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Olympic Hop Plant

Olympic Hop Plant

2 Litre Pot

Regular price £12.50
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Key Flavours

  • Spicy
  • Citrus

Variety Information

  • Origin: United States
  • Primary Use: Dual Purpose (Aroma & Bittering)
  • Height: Tall
  • Group:None
  • Also Known As:
  • Flavour Description: subtle citrus and spice aroma
  • Beer Style Guide: American Lager, American Ale, Pale Ale

Growing Information

  • Season Maturity: Mid Season
  • Ease of Harvest: Unknown
  • Typical Yield: 1790-2460 kg/hectare
  • Wilt Sensitivity: Tolerant
  • Powdery Mildew Resistance: Unknown
  • Downy Mildew Resistance: Moderately Resistant
  • Hop Mosaic Virus Sensitivity: Unknown


Bare root hop plants are available from late November until early April. Dates will vary depending on the weather and ground conditions however, we hope to start lifting from the field by November 1st.

The best time to transplant hop plants lies during this period whilst the plant is dormant.

Plants in 2 Litre pots are available from May until September.


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Olympic has a complex lineage. Though its predominantly genetically derived from Brewer’s Gold, it also owes its existence to FuggleEast Kent Golding, a so-called “Bavarian” seedling and a fifth, unknown variety. It is primarily used as a bittering hop, however some subtle citrus and spice aroma characteristics have been noted.

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