Rhizomes are only available for order in the USA. Please check to make sure your State does not have any local restrictions.Alpha rating: 45.5. Description: Traditional British bittering and aroma hop. Balanced bitterness. Round, full, flavour. Earthy aroma. Goldings aroma similar, but more 'refined.'Use: Bittering, aroma and dry hop for all British ales, some American ales.Substitutes (bittering and aroma): Styrian Goldings, Willamette.Hops are hardy in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 3 through 8.