Hop: Star


Star is a Belgian land race variety that is not longer grown commercially. Poor vigor and yield lead to its demise but it can be found for home brewing.

General Information

Profile Pleasant continental aroma: floral, herbal and spice.
Country Belgium
Substitutes N/A
Purpose Aroma
Storage Excellent
Tolerant Downy Mildew


Alpha Acid 3.2%
Beta Acid 1.7%
Cohumulone 24.0%


Total Oil 0.5 ml/100g
Myrcene 34.2%
Humulene 33.9%
Caryophyllene 11.7%
Farnesene 3.7%

Additional Characteristics

Growth Rate Low
Maturity Early season
Sex Female
Leaf Color Medium green
Side Arm Length 6" - 20"
Last Updated
  • 2021-02-10 10:22:05 (Added: 2021-02-10 10:22:05)

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  • Dwarf variety hops grow shorter in height than traditional varieties but, importantly, produce the same yield. This combination makes harvest easier.
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  • Storage: is based on the percentage of alpha acids remaining after 6 months at 20*F.
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