Coffee Plant

$2.80

观赏咖啡树

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Description

The world’s most popular breakfast beverage is also a beautiful and easy-to-grow houseplant. Pot plant with glossy, elliptical, green foliage.

Coffee – botanically known as Coffea arabica – belongs to the plant family of the Rubiaceae, the reddish plants. The Arabica Coffee plant is a gorgeous house plant with shiny, deep green leaves. White, jasmine scented flowers blanket your plant before becoming coffee cherries which are the fruit of the coffee plant. Coffee plants are natural air purifiers. So they offer the added bonus of cleaning the air in your home! You can grow your own now with this attractive indoor or patio plants. There will be more than one plant per pot which you can divide and pot on separately if you wish. This plant can grow up to 1.2-1.8m indoors (within a pot), or you can train them to be a bush 0.9-1.2m tall. They are pretty flexible. In tropical climates coffee plants make lovely hedges or specimen plants. They can grow up to 300cm tall and 200cm wide when planted in ground. Germination may take as long as 6 to 8 weeks so be patient. Once the beans have sprouted, give the seedlings very bright light, moderate humidity and normal room temperatures. The plants will require a light fertiliser application every month.

Hints: First soak the coffee seeds in water for 24 hours. Then sow the seeds in Horti Seed & Potting Mix or wet vermiculite in which the excess water has been drained.

Sow Depth: 1 cm Pot Size: 12 cm

Soil / Water: Well-drained. Keep soils consistently moist but not soggy.

Dislikes: direct sunlight, but likes bright light, indirect light is best. Direct sun may scorch leaves.

Problems: No serious insect or disease problems. Watch for scale, mealybug, thrips, caterpillars and mites.

当人们享用咖啡的香醇时,恐怕很少有人知道咖啡树亦是一种优良的室内耐阴植物。它属茜草科常绿小乔木,适宜盆栽观赏的小果咖啡树型紧凑,叶片大而靓丽有光泽,椭圆形,叶缘波浪状,长13—15厘米,宽5—8厘米,颇富观赏价值。白色小花,星状,飘散着一种淡淡的芳香彷若香橙和茉莉花的清香。花后结绿果,果熟变为亮红色,极美,果内的种子即是咖啡饮品的原料。

盆栽咖啡植物是天然的空气净化器。因此,它们提供了清洁家中空气的额外好处!

提示:首先将咖啡种子浸泡在水中24小时。然后将种子播种在 Horti Seed & Potting Mix 或已排干多余水分的湿蛭石中,表面覆土,直接种植很简单。

盆栽尺寸:12cm

土壤要求:要求疏松、肥沃、排水良好的土壤。保持土壤始终湿润但不潮湿。

光照:忌烈日曝晒,半阴散射光生长最好。阳光直射容易使叶片烧伤容易使叶片烧伤。

问题:没有严重的昆虫或疾病问题。注意水垢、粉蚧、蓟马、毛虫和螨虫