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Humulus lupulus 'Nugget' ('Nugget' hops)

Humulus lupulus 'Nugget' Photo/Illustration: David Cavagnaro


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Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Botanical Name: Humulus lupulus 'Nugget' HUME-yew-luss LOOP-yew-luss Common Name: 'Nugget' hops Genus: Humulus
This vigorous vine quickly reaches 20 feet tall and thrives on neglect. The greenish yellow, conelike flowers smell like beer. It can scramble along the ground or grow up screens and trellises.
Noteworthy characteristics: Quick growth; fragrant flowers. 
Care: Provide full sun to partial shade and humusy soil.
Height 15 ft. to 30 ft.
Growth Habit Runs
Growth Pace Fast Grower
Light Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture Medium Moisture
Maintenance Low
Characteristics Attracts Butterflies; Fragrant Flowers
Bloom Time Early Summer; Late Summer; Summer
Flower Color Yellow Flower
Uses Ground Covers, Trellis
Seasonal Interest Summer Interest
Type Vines

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