Hops or climbing hops, is a perennial climbing plant. The female plants produce cores which, at flowering, become ovoid cones covered with an odoriferous and pulverulent resin, lupulin. Female fruits, cones, are used to flavor beer.
The variety of hops Nugget, is a climbing plant with yellowish green flowers. It produces small fruits in the shape of a pine cone. Its hardiness zone is 2.