STERLING EXTRA LARGE - alpha 6-9%
Extra large rhizomes are at least 3/4" in diameter, generally much bigger. They have way more growing buds, 25 or more giving them a faster start to a mature set of vines. American floral hop released in 1998. Saaz Hybrid, suitable for replacing Saaz hops in brewery blends. Much higher yield potential than Saaz hops. Aroma and oil composition very similar to Saaz. Very good yield.