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Humulus lupulus - Hops
Family Cannabinaceae
Botanical Name Humulus lupulus
Common Name Hops
Size Grows 15 -30' + per season.
Hardiness Zone (3)4 - 8
Culture Moist, well-drained soil; pH adaptable; sun.
Ornamental Value Pendulous, 1-2" long, papery cone-like fruit in clusters.
Landscape Use To cover trellises, walkways.
Key Identifying Characteristics Leaves are alternate, 3-lobed, 3-5" long, serrated on the margin, and pubescent; papery cone fruit.
Notable Cultivars 'Aureus'
Campus Location none
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