Hops

Hops

Hops are perennial twining climbers, the dwarf varieties here grow up to 2.4 m (8 ft) high each season. The female flowers (cones) form the familiar hops used in brewing ale; in addition, the young shoots and leaves are a good pot vegetable and numerous other uses for the plant exist. Sun or part shade; hardy to -20ÂșC. Pot grown.