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Old 12-15-2011, 12:51 AM   #1
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Default Hop cross pollination

I have 8 varieties of hop planted on two poles 8 feet apart. They all have their own wire to climb. Do I have to worry about cross pollination between the varieties? Some are bittering, most are aroma.

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Old 12-15-2011, 12:58 AM   #2
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Old 12-15-2011, 05:56 AM   #3
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As long as you only have females, the only potential for pollination would be from wild hops...

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