Coffea arabica is a bush-shaped plant with dark green leaves that blooms with white, fragrant flowers that produce red fruits. The coffee beans are made from these fruits.
Grow at home your own coffee from the seeds of Coffea arabica. It is possible to grow it also as a plant at home.
The kit contains the real seeds of Coffea arabica; it is not a seedling.
The plant suits enough of scattered light, ideal temperature for cultivation is 22-25 degrees. The plant prefers a light, permeable substrate.
Irrigation should be done regularly but not too much; the roots are prone to rot.
During the growing season fertilization is suitable, in winter do not fertilize and water less. In winter, the ideal temperature for growing is at 15 degrees but can also cope with the lower temperature, around 10 degrees.
The plant does not like windy place and not even freezing at all, that would hurt it.
In spring and summer, the coffee plant can be shaped.
Coffee plant is a self-pollinating plant; you can help it with a cotton bud. The fruits are ready after becoming red.