Slovenian hop Neoplanta hails from a combination between Northern Brewer, Savinsky Golding and a wild Slovenian male. First appearing in the late 1960’s, the variety was bred alongside Vojvodina and Dunav in the hopes of replacing the landrace variety Backa which was suffering from poor yields.

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Purpose Bittering & Aroma
Alpha Acid Composition 7.4%-12%
Beta Acid Composition 2.9%-5%
Co-Humulone Composition 36%
Country  Slovenia
Cone Size
Cone Density
Seasonal Maturity Late
Yield Amount 1435 kg/hectare (1280 lbs/acre)
Growth Rate High to very high
Resistant to Moderately resistant to resistant to downy mildew
Susceptible to
Storability Retains 63% alpha acid after 6 months storage at 20ºC (68ºF)
East of Harvest
Total Oil Composition 1.3 mL/100g
Myrcene Oil Composition 49%
Humulene Oil Composition 20%
Caryophyllene Oil 8.9%
Farnesene Oil 5%
Style Guide


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