Scientific name: Coffea arabica
Common name(s): coffee tree
Origin: the highlands of Ethiopia, Mozambique, and Angola
Light: medium for growth, high for flowering
Watering: allow surface of soil to dry out before watering again
Fertilizing: apply all purpose mix every 2 months; a blossom booster mix when encouraging blooms
The coffee tree is excellent for cleaning impurities and toxins from the air. Its beautiful willowy bark and glossy leaves that are wavy at the margins, make it a beautiful specimen plant. If given good light, it may flower in late Summer with fragrant white flowers.