Coffee arabica Red Cherrie beans or seeds growing on a coffee tree ripe and ready to harvest

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Coffee arabica

Coffea arabica
Easy to process and relatively problem free the arabica thrives in frost free climates. In as little as three years the plant will be covered with white jasmine-scented flower clusters and cherry red berries.

$14.90 ($14.90-$17.75 choose a size)

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Specifications of Coffee arabica

Preferred Climate Tropical, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Likes Temps above 5deg

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Suitability in Pots Yes with 35L+ Pot

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%), Part (Sun:50-80%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months June, July, August, September

Fertiliser All Purpose, Compost, Seaweed, PotAsh, Sulphur

Plant Width 1-2m

Growth Rate Medium

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Coffee arabica Reviews & Tips

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★★★★★ 1y ago


Coffee arabica

Looks nice and its useful

Potty Bob 1
★★★ 5y ago


Have a low sun bit of garden that only gets a little arc sun so trying these rainforest plants here , nice berries to suck as well as fresh coffee .


★★★★ 9y ago

Bardon, QLD, Australia

Purchased these from Diggers in Late 2014 and planted Christmas eve. V Hot Weather in Brisbane. But, seedlings survived our holiday away, and have lots of new growth. Intending to train to privacy hedge so wanting to grow as fast as possible. no fruit ...

Palm Ali
★★★★★ 9y ago

Mission Beach, QLD, Australia

Easy to grow and nice to drink

★★★ 10y ago


All my leaves are yellowing and falling off. It may be that the leaves fall off naturally but this time last year the leaves all fell off, but they did grow back and didn't seem to miss a beat, I even got beans on them. Great smelling flowers too

★★★ 12y ago


The plant is beautiful tropical looking and bright green. Only a few months old so we will see how it goes.

Edwin D. Doyo
12y ago

General Santos City, PHIL

Coffee arabica

Arabica and Robusta coffee trees are easy to grow. They can be transplanted straight from the mother trees where they fell and grew. The best time to transplant coffee is during the rainy season.


★★★★ 13y ago

Cringila, NSW, Australia

UPDATE 2014: Fruiting like crazy, AND when about to relocate it, found about a dozen self-seeded seedlings underneath! :) So have potted those up, and see how they go :) And also see how the transplant goes - it's not into ideal location, but I ...

★★★★★ 13y ago

Macksville, NSW, Australia

Coffee arabica has beautiful dark glossy foliage and white flowers.The bonus this year has been enough beans to process for a few cups of coffee. The best and freshest I have ever tasted.

★★★★ 13y ago

Gin Gin, Qld, Aust

We planted the 2 coffee trees behind the shed as we read they like Lime. The cement slab does seem to encourage them along. Our first crop we only got enough beans off 1 of the trees to have 2 cups of coffee. This year we got 4 kilo of beans between ...


★★★★★ 13y ago


They are growing quite well, are still in pots but have turned into nice bushes. They flowered last summer and are still holding onto the fruit. One has grown quite large and is inside now full of fruit. the other two are outside still and are still ho...

★★★★★ 14y ago

Coolbellup, WA, Australia

Arrived about a month ago and have put it in a larger pot. Very happy so far despite being very hot. New shoots growing, looks great.


★★★★★ 14y ago

Rosemeadow, NSW, Australia

Repotted since purchasing, it has grown quite quickly, two new branches and about  6 inches of growth. will pot again, the soil in my yard is clay and rubble. Also worried about the odd frost we get here in Campbelltown, maybe once a year.

★★ 14y ago

Eagleby, QLD, Australia

Growing well in pot, would probably do better if it didn't get as much water. New this year (09).

★★★★ 14y ago

Chapel Hill, QLD, Australia

Flowered & fruited after second year in pots. Just planted offspring seeds.

★★★ 14y ago

Shelley, WA, Australia

Coffee in Perth it is possible a couple of pots of home grow every year


★★★★ 14y ago

Como, NSW, Australia

We have heaps of beans on our small coffee tree that have been there for at least eight months, still waiting for them to ripen.  Usually takes about 9 months, and we are just getting a couple go red now.  It's a very small bush in a pot, but produci...

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