HUMULUS lupulus 'Aureus'

Commonly known as Golden hop

Golden leafed hop
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Coarsely toothed leaves to 15cm (6in) long.
  • Green
  • Height
    6m (20ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6½ft)
  • Climber
    Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging
    Climbs clockwise by means of stiff, backward-pointing hairs. Produces fragrant spikes of female flowers.
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Rhizomatous, twining perennial.
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun

HUMULUS lupulus 'Aureus'

  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Verticillium wilt.
    Place of origin
    Garden origin.
  • Flower Shape
    Spikes of female flowers to 2cm (¾in) long
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
  • Leaf margin
    (see photos above)
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    Skin irritant
    (People & Pets) May be toxic to dogs
6m (20ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)

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