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Humulus lupulus
(hop)

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Humulus lupulus (hop)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 28 November 2017
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Humulus lupulus
  • Preferred Common Name
  • hop
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Beverage base
  • Essential oils
  • Miscellaneous drugs, stimulants and social uses
  • Ornamental
  • Spices and culinary herbs

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
TitleMature seeded hop cones, or 'stobiles'
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CopyrightHorticulture Research International
Mature seeded hop cones, or 'stobiles'Horticulture Research International
TitleHop plants
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Copyright©Oregon State University, Dept of Nutrition & Food Management
Hop plants©Oregon State University, Dept of Nutrition & Food Management
TitleHop cones sectioned to show resin glands
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CopyrightHorticulture Research International
Hop cones sectioned to show resin glandsHorticulture Research International
TitleYoung inflorescences at 'burr' stage
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CopyrightHorticulture Research International
Young inflorescences at 'burr' stageHorticulture Research International
Training selected shoots and removal of surplus growth on hop bines.
TitleHop bine maintenance
CaptionTraining selected shoots and removal of surplus growth on hop bines.
CopyrightHorticulture Research International
Training selected shoots and removal of surplus growth on hop bines.
Hop bine maintenanceTraining selected shoots and removal of surplus growth on hop bines.Horticulture Research International
TitleMature hop plants
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CopyrightHorticulture Research International
Mature hop plantsHorticulture Research International
TitleMobile harvester in dwarf hops on low-trellis
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CopyrightHorticulture Research International
Mobile harvester in dwarf hops on low-trellisHorticulture Research International

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Humulus lupulus L.

Preferred Common Name

  • hop

Other Scientific Names

  • Humulus americanus Nutt.
  • Humulus cordifolius Miq.
  • Humulus neomexicanus (Nels. and Cockerell) Rydb

International Common Names

  • English: common hop
  • Spanish: lupulo
  • French: houblon; houblon commun

Local Common Names

  • Czechoslovakia (former): chmel
  • Germany: Gemeiner Hopfen; Hopfen
  • Italy: luppolo
  • Sweden: humle

EPPO code

  • HUMLU (Humulus lupulus)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Urticales
  •                         Family: Cannabaceae
  •                             Genus: Humulus
  •                                 Species: Humulus lupulus

List of Pests

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Major host of:

Alternaria brassicicola (dark leaf spot of cabbage); Apple mosaic virus (chestnut mosaic); Arabis mosaic virus (hop bare-bine); Botryotinia fuckeliana (grey mould-rot); Citrus bark cracking viroid; Ditylenchus destructor (potato tuber nematode); Epiphyas postvittana (light brown apple moth); Forficula auricularia (European earwig); Gibberella pulicaris (basal canker of hop); Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa (European mole cricket); Helicotylenchus dihystera (common spiral nematode); Hop mosaic virus; Hop stunt viroid (hop stunt viroid); Hydraecia micacea (potato skin borer); Orgyia antiqua (European tussock moth); Otiorhynchus singularis (clay coloured weevil); Phorodon humuli (hop vine aphid); Phytophthora cryptogea (tomato foot rot); Podosphaera macularis (powdery mildew of hop); Pratylenchus penetrans (nematode, northern root lesion); Pseudoperonospora humuli (downy mildew of hop); Rhizobium radiobacter (crown gall); Rhizobium rhizogenes (gall); Tetranychus kanzawai (kanzawa spider mite); Tetranychus urticae (two-spotted spider mite); Verticillium albo-atrum hop strains (verticillium wilt of hop); Verticillium dahliae (verticillium wilt); Xanthomonas campestris pv. cannabis (leafspot.); Xiphinema (dagger nematode)

Minor host of:

Acronicta rumicis (knotgrass moth); American hop latent virus; Archips podanus (great brown twist moth); Candidatus Phytoplasma asteris (yellow disease phytoplasmas); Cornu aspersum (common garden snail); Cuscuta europaea (European dodder); Dociostaurus maroccanus (Moroccan locust); Halyomorpha halys (brown marmorated stink bug); Heterodera humuli (hop cyst eelworm); Hop latent virus; Melolontha melolontha (white grub cockchafer); Myzus persicae (green peach aphid); Noctua pronuba (common yellow underwing moth); Orgyia leucostigma (white-marked tussock moth); Ostrinia furnacalis (Asian corn borer); Ostrinia nubilalis (European maize borer); Otiorhynchus sulcatus (vine weevil); Peridroma saucia (pearly underwing moth); Phacidiopycnis tuberivora (dryrot: potato); Polygonum aviculare (prostrate knotweed); Prunus necrotic ringspot virus (almond bud failure); Rosellinia necatrix (dematophora root rot); Strawberry latent ringspot virus (latent ring spot of strawberry); Urtica urens (annual nettle)

Wild host of:

Grapholita delineana (hemp borer)

Associated with (not a host):

Xiphinema diversicaudatum (dagger nematode)

Host of (source - data mining):

Agriotes lineatus (wireworm); Alternaria alternata (alternaria leaf spot); Ascochyta humuli (leaf spot: hops); Fusarium oxysporum (basal rot); Inachis io (peacock butterfly); Lygus spinolae (plant bug, pale green); Metcalfa pruinosa (frosted moth-bug); Otiorhynchus ligustici (alfalfa snout beetle); Phytophthora citricola (black hop root rot)

Uses List

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Drugs, stimulants, social uses

  • Miscellaneous drugs, stimulants and social uses

General

  • Ornamental

Human food and beverage

  • Beverage base
  • Spices and culinary herbs

Materials

  • Essential oils

Medicinal, pharmaceutical

  • Traditional/folklore