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Humulus lupulus-historic varieties & elite breeding stocks

Dr P Darby

Dr P Darby

Wye Hops Ltd

China Farm Office

Upper Harbledown



01227 781056
The Collection is held at Queen Court Farm, Faversham. It comprises historic English hop varieties and elite breeding lines from the commercial hop improvement programme of the British Hop Association.
Best time to view
Male accessions: mid July; Female accessions: late Aug-Sept
Opening Times
By appt, through Wye Hops Ltd. People within the brewing industry can also arrange visits through the brewers at Shepherd Neame Ltd, Faversham (01795 532206).
Phone for details. Booking essential for guided tours. Access to site locked unless visit arranged.
Leaving Ospringe (Faversham) on A2 towards Sittingbourne, take track immediately after last house on L,(ME13 8TW) before reaching the car sales business & roundabout. Collection is at end of track, approx 200m.
Anuual membership

Honorary Treasurer Vacancy

We have a vacancy for an Honorary Treasurer. Applications are invited, with a deadline of 5th September 2018. See 'About Us'.

Alcea - one of our Missing Genera

Donate and support Plant Heritage

"By supporting the Threatened Plants Appeal, you will be instrumental in not only safeguarding it, but also ensuring that our work carries on." Alan Titchmarsh

Alan Titchmarsh

Johnsons Seeds raising money for Plant Conservation

Johnsons Seeds will donate 25p to Plant Heritage from all sales of 'Pink Pearl' - from its new World Botanic Seed Range

World Botanic seed packs
Reg. charity No 1004009/SC041785      Reg Company No. 2222953