HVG Germany: Hopfen

 

Growth and Hop year

The hop-growing year starts at the beginning of March and lasts until the end of September. 

0 Germination in April
1 Deciduous leaves form in May
2 Laterals form at the beginning of June
3 Longitudinal growth mid-June
5 Inflorescences appear mid-June
6 Hop flowers end of June
7 Development of cones in July
8 Ripe cones and harvesting August/September