A cross between Timor Hybrid 832/2 and Villa Sarchi CIFC 971/10. Pedigree selection made by the Instituto Agronomico (IAC) of Sao Paulo State in Campinas, Brazil. Released in Brazil in 2000, and brought to Costa Rica for commercial release in 2014 by the Costa Rican Coffee Institute (ICAFE).
A high yielding, rust-resistant Brazilian variety recently introduced to Costa Rica.
5°N to 5°S:
5–15°N and 5–15°S:
>15°N and >15°S:
Quality Potential at High Altitude
Coffee Leaf Rust
Coffee Berry Disease (CBD)
Good cup quality, but susceptible to major diseases. Preferred by smallholder farmers in Uganda.