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Old 04-06-2010, 04:00 PM   #1
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Default Growing Hops In Florida?

I'll be moving to the Boca Raton/Boynton Beach area, nearish to West Palm, kind of in southeast Florida, and I am curious about the prospect of getting some hops started down there. I know that it can potentially be problematic because of the amount of sunlight per day, but are there any practices I could employ to make it at all possible? Are there any particular types of hops I could grow that might lend themselves to a more tropical climate than here in Seattle?

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Old 04-07-2010, 12:51 PM   #2
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Just planted 8 Cascade myself. I am in northern Florida. There is a discussion thread on growing in Florida here: http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f92/hop-...florida-52264/
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