Comet Hop Plant

Comet Hop Description

Columbia was bred to address the need for higher alpha hops, its flavor profile rests heavily on a strong accent of grapefruit.   It features solid bitter capabilities, but recently there has been a surge in its use as a dry hop in ales and IPA’s

Country of Origin: US

Alpha Acids 9-11%
Beta: 4-6%
Yield #’s / acre 1,700 – 2,000

Purpose: Dual

Co-Humulone  41%

Seasonal Maturity: Late

Growth Rate: Very High

Sidearm Length: 24-40”

Cone Size:
Cone Density:

Resistant to: 
Susceptible to: Downy Mildew

Style Guide: Ales, IPA’s, and Lagers

Aroma: Citrus, Fruity, Earthy

Substitutes: Galena, Summit

If you’d like more information on our other hop varieties, we have available as hops starter plants select the variety you’re interested in below.

AlphAroma, Bramling,  Cascade,  Cashmere,  Centennial,  Chinook,  Cluster L8 Columbia,  Comet,  Crystal,  Eroica,  Fuggle H,  Galena,  Glacier,  Hallertau m.f,  Horizon,  Liberty,  Magnum,  Mt Hood,  Mt Rainier,  NewPort,  Northern Brewer,  NuggetOlympic,   Oregon Cluster,  PerlePocket Talisman,  Saaz 72,  Sorachi AceSterling, Styrian Golding,  Tahoma,  Teamaker,  Tettnanger Triple Pearl,   UK Serebrianka,  Ultra,  VanGuard,  Willamette,  Yakima GoldZatecki Cerveni,  Zeus