Galena Hop Plant

Galena Hop Description

Galena is a high alpha variety that was developed in the Idaho state breeding program in 1978. It has balanced bittering properties combined with an agreeable aroma profile. Galena’s storage stability is excellent. It is often used in both English and American-style Ales.

Country of Origin: US

Alpha Acids 11.5-13.5%
Beta: 7.2-8.7%
Yield #’s / acre 1,700 – 2,100

Purpose: Dual

Co-Humulone  39%

Seasonal Maturity: Mid

Growth Rate: Moderate

Sidearm Length: 20-40”

Cone Size: Medium
Cone Density: Compact

Resistant to:  Downy Mildew
Susceptible to: Powdery Mildew, and Aphids

Style Guide:  Stouts, IPA’s, Barley Wine, Ales

Aroma: Stone Fruit, Citrus, Spicy

Substitutes: Nugget, Columbus, Zeus, Chinook, Eroica, Newport, Cluster, Brewers Gold 


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

AlphAroma, Bramling, Canadian Redvine,  Cascade,  Cashmere,  Centennial,  Chinook,          Cluster L8 Columbia,  Comet,  Crystal,  Eroica,  Fuggle H,  Galena,  Glacier,  Hallertau m.fHorizon,  Liberty,  Magnum,  Mt Hood,  Mt Rainier,  NewPort,  Northern Brewer,  NuggetOlympic,   Oregon Cluster,  PerlePocket Talisman,  Saaz 72,  Sorachi AceSterling,               Styrian Golding,  Tahoma,  Teamaker,  Tettnanger Triple PearlTriumphUK SerebriankaUltra,  VanGuard,  Willamette,  Yakima Gold,  Zatecki Cerveni,  Zeus