High yielding variety adapted to warmest zones and acidic soils.



Year of First Production Year Three
Nutrition Requirement High
Ripening of Fruit Average
Cherry-to-Green-Bean Outturn Low
Planting Density 5000-6000 a/ha (using single-stem pruning)
Additional Agronomic Information

Susceptible to Ojo de Gallo. Recommended for acidic soils and soils rich aluminium. Recommended for warmest zones.


Lineage Timor Hybrid 832/1 x Caturra
Genetic Description Introgressed (Catimor)

A cross between Timor Hybrid 832/1 and Caturra. Pedigree selection made by PROMECAFE/Pedigree selection made by Instituto Hondureño del Café (IHCAFE). Highly similar to Costa Rica 95.

For more background on the history of the Catimor group of coffees, see T8667.


Breeder Instituto Hondureño del Café (IHCAFE)
Intellectual Property Rights This plant is in the public domain
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