The first year you plant rhizomes, it is wise to plant two rhizomes of the same variety together. This gives your plant a better chance of surviving. Plan to plant in spring after the frost is gone but no later than May.
The Galena Rhizome produces a high alpha variety reputed to be the most widely used commercial bittering hop. Renowned for contributing a clean and crisp bitterness that blends well with finishing hops, it is suitable for all beer styles. It has a pleasant aroma of medium intensity with a citrusy, woody, spicy edge. AA of 10-15%.
Early maturation with moderate yield and favorable storage properties. Some susceptibility to mildew and aphids.
You can pre-order online. Simply select the rhizomes you want, and select either in-store pickup or shipping. Be sure to select Shipping or In-Store Pickup. If you don’t the website will default to charge you for shipping.
You can pre-order in the store or by calling the store at 763-780-8191.
Pre-orders must be placed by March 1st, 2019 and will be shipped or available for in-store pickup and shipping sometime in April.