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Coffee Varieties (cultivars of coffee)

Coffee Varieties. Coffee Varieties - Ethiopian coffee trees were the first to be farmed, and this same kind, Typica, is still commonly grown today. There are now a plethora of different variations, some of which are the result of natural mutations and others of which are the product of cross-breeding. Some types have distinct flavor profiles, while others take on characteristics influenced by the terroir in which they are grown, how they are cultivated, and how they are processed after …
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Coffee varieties: Centroamericano – Helena coffee processing & export

Coffee varieties: Centroamericano – Processing and exporting coffee Helena: Centroamericano is an F1 hybrid between rust-resistant T 5296  and  Landrace Ethiopia Rume Sudan for a high yield with excellent quality potential. Well adapted for agroforestry. For F1 hybrid Arabica varieties such as  Centroamericano  , the seed obtained from the hybrid will not have the same characteristics as the parent plant. This is called “discrimination”. This means that the seedlings are likely to suffer from reduced yield, disease resistance, quality or other agronomic traits. Seeds should only be reproduced through asexual propagation …
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Coffee varieties: Timor Hybrid – Helena., JSC (Coffee variety) 

Coffee varieties: Timor Hybrid – Helena., JSC: On the island of East Timor, in the 1920s, a scientifically impossible coffee variety was born – the Timor Hybrid. Somehow, Coffea arabica and a Coffea canephora (Robusta) crossed and produced a natural hybrid, an Arabica coffee plant containing the robust disease resistance gene of the Robusta strain. Coffee varieties Timor Hybrid – Helena., JSC: Natural Timor Hybrid coffee tree In terms of terminology, in some documents, Timor Hybrid is also known as HDT (short for Hibrido de Timor ) or Tim Tim (short for Timor Timur – Indonesian), …
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Arabica coffee varieties – SL28 | Coffee from Vietnam – Helena., JSC

Arabica coffee varieties - SL28 | Coffee from Vietnam - Helena., JSC: SL28 is one of Africa's most popular and appreciated Arabica varieties. From its first cultivation in Kenya in the 1930s, it was not long before SL28 was widely distributed throughout other parts of Africa (particularly the Arabica growing regions of Uganda) and now Latin America. Arabica - SL28 variety is suitable for medium to high altitudes and shows good drought resistance, but is susceptible to significant coffee diseases ( rust, Berry disease & nematodes...) [caption id="" …
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[Part 2] Discover coffee varieties: Jackson, Maragogype, Marsellesa, Mundo Novo, Obata, Pacamara, Pacas, Pache, Parainema

Discover coffee varieties: Jackson, Maragogype, Marsellesa, Mundo Novo, Obata, Pacamara, Pacas, Pache, Parainema: There are more than 125 recognized kinds of coffee in the world today, according to data. Only two species, Arabica and Robusta, have been commercially marketed. Arabica coffee - coffee types produced at high altitude, which contain less caffeine but have a richer, more delicate, and unique flavor than Robusta - is exclusively used in the Specialty Coffee business because of its potential flavor. When it comes to …
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Villa Sarchi Coffee varieties – Origin & Biological Characteristics | Helena., JSC

Villa Sarchi Coffee varieties – Origin & Biological Characteristics | Helena., JSC: Villa Sarchi (also known as La Luisa or Villalobos Bourbon) is a natural mutation of the C. Bourbon variety with a genetic mutation that causes the plant to grow more petite than usual (also known as a dwarf mutation). This variety was discovered in Costa Rica in the 1950s (or 1960s) in the Northwest region of Alajuela province, then underwent pedigree selection (selection of individual plants over successive generations). Villa Sarchi Coffee varieties – …
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Origin & Characteristics Of Popular Coffee Varieties | Vietnam Coffee Export

Origin & Characteristics of popular Coffee varieties: There are about 125 identified coffee types in the world today, but only two are economically viable: Coffea arabica and Coffea canephora (the scientific name of the Robusta coffee plant).  As for the Specialty Coffee industry, we know that we can only tap into the flavor potential of Arabica coffee – a coffee variety grown at higher altitudes contains about half the caffeine and often has more nuances and flavors than Robusta. However, within the Arabica …