Hop: Archer®


Archer® was bred in the United Kingdom by the Charles Faram Ltd as part of their Charles Faram Hop Development Programme. The aroma is considered unique as it is a mix of class British and citrus.

Archer® is a seedling of Sovereign and was planted along with Minstrel®. Released in 2013. A strong grower that needs to be held back in spring to promote bine growth.

General Information

Profile Stone fruit: peach and apricot, with floral and lime.
Country United Kingdom
Substitutes N/A
Purpose Aroma
Storage Good
Resistant Wilt
Tolerant Powdery mildew


Alpha Acid 4.0 - 6.0%
Beta Acid 2.0 - 3.0%
Cohumulone 32.0 - 38.0%


Total Oil 0.6 - 0.8 ml/100g
Myrcene 20.0 - 25.0%
Humulene 26.0 - 30.0%
Caryophyllene N/A
Farnesene < 1.0%
Last Updated
  • 2020-11-16 17:22:54 (Added: 2020-11-16 17:22:54)

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