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Old 11-30-2012, 04:28 AM   #1
badlee
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Hi all. I am looking for some guidance on which hops are the most resistant to heat in extreme and shed loads of rain.
It has been a dream of mine for a while to plant and grow hops here in northern Thailand, so I would love any hints and tips.
Cheers,Lee



 
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Old 11-30-2012, 04:48 AM   #2
bierhaus15
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That's a pretty tall order for any hop variety, although Cascade seems to do well in most areas.

Or you could do like the Chinese and brew your beer with bitter melon! I'm sure that grows pretty well where you are.



 
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Old 11-30-2012, 05:18 AM   #3
badlee
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have you ever tasted bitter melon? A Citra bomb it would not be for sure,lol.
If I can get any,it looks like Cascade will be my go to.

 
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Old 01-12-2013, 01:52 PM   #4
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Just prep the soil..if its really rainy add lots of drainage....id start wkitha layer of pea gravel then up from there..

 
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