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    HOP PLANTS - FOR DESPATCH

    HOP PLANTS OUT OF STOCK UNTIL DECEMBER 2021

    Castle Farm offers several varieties of Hop Plants for sale, for you to grow in your own garden or tub.

    ALL OUR HOP PLANTS ARE CERTIFIED DISEASE-FREE – an important consideration when buying hops which can be susceptible to soil-borne viruses.

    Hops are perennial plants known for their hardiness and fast growth. Hops thrive in rich, moist soils, and have roots that reach deep into the ground. Its vigorous growth and deep roots enable Hops to survive adverse weather conditions, from long summer droughts to cold winter frosts.

    The varieties of hops we offer for mail order are:

    • Fuggle
    • Wye Challenger 
    • Golding -
    • Prima Donna (Dwarf)

    IF YOU REQUIRE A SPECIFIC VARIETY FOR BREWING PLEASE SELECT THE OPTION IN THE DROP DOWN MENU. OTHERWISE SELECT STANDARD HEIGHT 5m OR DWARF PRIMA DONNA 3.5m.

    Details on the brewing characteristics of each hop can be found here. 

    When you buy hops from Castle Farm, you will receive young hop setts or rhizomes which are bare rooted and must be planted immediately. Hop Plants are only available to purchase between early December to early April, when ground conditions are favourable to planting.

    Uses of Hop Plants

    • Looking beautiful in your garden! Twirling up a pergola or trellis
    • Home- brewing – what could be more satisfying than growing your own hops and making your own pint as a result?!
    • When steeped in hot water, they produce a healing tea that aids digestion, soothes your stomach and helps you sleep.
    • You can cook and eat the young shoots and leaves, which are rich in essential vitamins and minerals, high in fibre and a healthy addition to your diet.

    Hop plants in pots can be purchased direct from the shop from early December to April. 

    For more information please see our our MAIL ORDER Hop Plant Growing Instructions.  

    Hops in the garden need to grown up a string - HOP TWINE CAN BE PURCHASED HERE

    Discounts apply for more than 12 plants so please contact us direct with your quantity request and delivery location.

    Hop Plants can only be sent within the UK mainland.

    Castle Farm delivers nationwide across the UK usually despatched within 3 working days of the order being received. Delivery charges vary according to different product categories, if you have any requests for upgrades or timed deliveries please email our friendly Mail Order Team at orders@castlefarmkent.co.uk, they are available on weekdays 9am-5 pm (excluding Bank Holidays).

    To discuss a return or refund please contact us by telephone (01959 523219) or email (orders@castlefarmkent.co.uk) within 5 working days of receipt. In case of faulty or damaged goods Castle Farm will refund the cost of return in addition to the order refund. If returning please use a recorded or special delivery service to ensure goods are returned.

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