SELECTION: seedling selection C-827 made in Japan by Dr. Atsushi Murakami about mid 1980s

GENUS: Humulus

SPECIES: lupulus

CULTIVAR: Eastern Green

PEDIGREE: Toyomidori (USDA 21676) x OP (open pollinated)

PRIMARY SITE: USDA/OSU Hop Research Farm, Corvallis, OR.

ORIGIN: Kirin Brewery Co. Ltd. Hop Research Center, Iwate, Japan

DATE RECEIVED: spring 1994


AVAILBILITY: no restrictions

REFERENCES: USDA ARS Annual Report for Hop Research 1994 and later years

MATURITY: medium to late

LEAF COLOR: dark green

SEX: female

DISEASES: No information

VIGOR: very good

YIELD: reported to be very good in Japan

SIDE ARM LENGTH: 20 - 30 inches, sometimes longer

ALPHA ACIDS: medium, no specific information available

BETA ACIDS: no information

COHUMULONE: non information

STORAGE STABILITY: no information

OIL: no information

MAJOR TRAITS: high yield, pleasant continental aroma characteristics.

OTHER INFORMATION: This hop was released as a high yielding medium alpha aroma hop. No information is available whether it has entered commercial channels. Decisions for release were made apparantly from small plot data ( 4- 6 hills).