Hop: Petham Golding


Pentham Golding was bred by Wye College Institute for Hop Research, Wye, Kent, England in 1968. Slightly different growth pattern than typical Golding hops in that the sidearms grow stiffly upwards.

General Information

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Country United Kingdom
Substitutes East Kent Golding
Purpose Aroma
Yield 1200 lbs/acre
Storage Retains 57% alpha acid contents after 6 months of storage at 68°F.
Beer Styles Belgian Ale, English Ale
Resistant Downy mildew (moderate), verticillium wilt
Susceptible Mosaic virus


Alpha Acid 6.9%
Beta Acid 2.0%
Cohumulone 28.0%


Total Oil 1.1 ml/100g
Myrcene 57.0%
Humulene 16.0%
Caryophyllene 8.7%
Farnesene <1.0%

Additional Characteristics

Growth Rate Good
Maturity Middle to late
Sex Female
Leaf Color Dark green
Side Arm Length 12" - 30"
Last Updated
  • 2020-05-12 19:54:04 (Added: 2020-05-12 19:54:04)

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