High yielding variety adapted to warmest zones and acidic soils.
Quality Potential at High Altitudes
Coffee Leaf Rust
Coffee Berry Disease (CBD)
Year of First Production
Leaf Tip Color
Ripening of FruitAverage
Planting DensityCaturra-like (5000-6000 a/ha)
Additional Agronomic Information
Susceptible to Ojo de Gallo. Recommended for acidic soils and soils rich aluminium. Recommended for warmest zones.
Intellectual Property RightsPublic domain
BreederInstituto Hondureño del Café (IHCAFE)
Genetic DescriptionIntrogressed (Catimor)
ParentageTimor Hybrid 832/1 x Caturra
Available through Verified ProgramNo
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.
High quality in Central America. Tolerant to major diseases, with low fertilizer requirement. Good choice for smallholder farmers.