Coffee Tree

Coffea arabica

Rubiaceae

Coffee Tree
Coffee Tree
Coffee Tree
Coffee Tree
Grow your own cup of Java. A beautiful small indoor or patio tree with beautiful glossy deep green foliage. Fragrant white blooms are borne in spring and are followed by bright red berries a.k.a. Coffee Beans!

Coffee Trees are naturally understory trees and so prefer high indirect sunlight over direct sun. Provide your Coffee Trees with a high quality, acidic, moderately rich, well-draining potting soil that is mainly composed of well-decomposed, aged, pinebark mulch and not peat moss based soil which often stays too wet. See our guide to growing Coffee Trees at the link below or find more in depth info on Coffee Trees from Purdue University by clicking the "More info..." link below.

 

Grows To: 4-5'+H x 2-3'+W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10B,11

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Outdoor Light: Light shade, Early AM sun

Indoor Light: High Indirect Light

Soil pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral

Soil Types & Moisture: Moist, well-drained, acidic, moderately fertile soils.

Native To / Cultivar Origin: Ethiopia

Please be advised that humans and/or animals may have allergic reactions if part(s) of this plant are consumed or by coming into contact with sap from bruised or broken plant parts: All parts - Minor toxicity if Ingested

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More on how to grow Coffee Tree from Almost Eden

Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml

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