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Coffea arabica/Coffee Plant

Coffea arabica / Coffea arabica
Has rather large, evergreen leaves
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Has rather large, evergreen leaves

Used as a container plant where there is adequate space.

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Scientific Name: Coffea arabica
Common Name: Coffee Plant
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 10-15 feet
Spread: 10 - 15 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Summer, Fall
Fruit color: Green, Red
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
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Comments: Plants do not flower until they are 3-4 years old. Flowers and/or fruits are present on the plants almost at all times. The fruit require several months to mature after pollination and turn a deep red when ripe. Dry, ground fruits may be used for brewing a drinkable coffee.