Last Activity:05-12-2011 7:33 PM
Posted in thread: 2011 Hop Garden Picture Thread on 04-26-2011 at 03:09 PM
Question:I have two Mt. Hood hop plants in their second year. The first year they were planted
a little late and didn't have a harvest but did relatively well. Plus I live in NE. This year,
one of the...
Posted in thread: Creative Potting on 04-14-2011 at 04:19 PM
I don't think you HAVE to have anything as big as a 1/2 barrel in order to grow them, but after
a year or two they will probably start to want to grow out at the roots. I've used a large
Posted in thread: Creative Potting on 04-14-2011 at 02:35 PM
A friend of mine tried 1/2 barrel setup, planning on being able to move them. But it turns out
they were just too heavy and the wood to soft to move. They grew ok though.Thanks, that's good
to know. I...
Posted in thread: Creative Potting on 04-14-2011 at 01:30 PM
I want to plant 2 more hop plants this year to go in a pot indefinitely. Questions:1) Any
creative ideas for a cheap, good looking, good drainage, large potting vessel? I was thinking a
Posted in thread: 2011 Hop Garden Picture Thread on 04-13-2011 at 06:14 PM
It's not too late, I ordered some new rhizomes yesterday. You can plant them anytime this
spring. They will grow and be established by next year.I second that. I planted mine last year
late May up her...
Posted in thread: 2011 Hop Garden Picture Thread on 04-13-2011 at 02:38 PM
Subscribed.Mine just started sprouting up here in MASS. Two 2nd year Mt. Hood. Will post
pictures when there's something to show. Hoping to start 2 to 4 more plants this year.
Posted in thread: 2010 Hops Gardens on 06-21-2010 at 04:37 PM
Any advice for when the hops reach the top? Will they naturally not grow further, should I clip
them?I'm a newbie as well, but many people on this forum have suggested that once the bines
grow above a...
Posted in thread: 2010 Hops Gardens on 06-10-2010 at 07:29 AM
Is it too late to plant this year? I'd love to get some plants in the ground, so that next year
I have a good crop.I planted mine 3 weeks ago. I have pictures from the second week on this
Posted in thread: 2010 Hops Gardens on 06-09-2010 at 05:36 PM
you should make a smoking blend out of marigold and hops.
Posted in thread: First brew flat! on 06-04-2010 at 06:49 PM
You did prime during bottling though, right?