What is Coffea arabica?

  • (noun): Shrubby tree of northeastern tropical Africa widely cultivated in tropical or near tropical regions for its seed which form most of the commercial coffee.
    Synonyms: Arabian coffee

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List Of Coffee Varieties - Arabica Varieties
... Coffee from the species Coffea arabica are considered to have richer flavor than Coffea robusta ... arabica has many different varieties, each with unique characteristics ... Some well-known arabica coffees include Variety Arabica Region(s) Comments Ref Arusha Arabica Mount Meru in Tanzania, and Papua New Guinea either a Typica variety or a French Mission ...
Deforestation In Ethiopia - Deforestation and Coffee Production
... Ethiopia are the world’s birthplace of Coffea arabica and harbor their last wild populations ... Economically valuable forests in Ethiopia, which contain the world’s only wild Coffea arabica populations are diminishing and, at current deforestation rates, will be completely ... Despite being the birthplace of Coffea arabica and the source for one of the world’s finest coffees, current commitment of the worldwide coffee ...
Coffea Arabica
... Coffea arabica ( /əˈræbɪkə/) is a species of Coffea originally indigenous to the mountains of the southwestern highlands of Ethiopia ... It is also known as the "coffee shrub of Arabia", "mountain coffee" or "arabica coffee" ... Coffea arabica is believed to be the first species of coffee to be cultivated, being grown in southwest Arabia for well over 1,000 years ...