Plant Care Arabian Coffee Plant
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Arabian Coffee Plant

4.3 out of 5 (9 experiences)

Arabian Coffee Plant has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Arabian Coffee Plant has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily

Taxonomy

Coffea arabica
Coffea
Rubiaceae
Gentianales

What other plant parents say

Arabian Coffee Plant has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 4
Arabian Coffee Plant has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 3
Arabian Coffee Plant has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 3
Arabian Coffee Plant has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 2
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Fairfax, VA
Rating of the plant Arabian Coffee Plant named 卡妃 by Nicolel on Greg, the plant care app
03/11/2021

The recommendations were to place <3ft but direct sunlight would cause the leaves to burn and brown easily. I do love my coffee plant and it has new leaves almost every week.

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Grand Forks, ND
Rating of the plant Arabian Coffee Plant named Coffee by Spoiledrotten on Greg, the plant care app
03/03/2021

Brought this plant home and it dried up. To much light it browns and becomes crispy.

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Miami, FL
Rating of the plant Arabian Coffee Plant named Sage by Crazyplantlady98 on Greg, the plant care app
03/30/2021

Loves the sun and will tell you when it needs water...definitely lively.

How to care for Arabian Coffee Plant

Water

How often to water your Arabian Coffee Plant

Water needs for Arabian Coffee Plant
0.5 cups
every 9

Arabian Coffee Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Arabian Coffee Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Arabian Coffee Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Arabian Coffee Plant: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Arabian Coffee Plant may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Select your city to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Arabian Coffee Plant in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Arabian Coffee Plant

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Arabian Coffee Plant: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Arabian Coffee Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Arabian Coffee Plant

Arabian Coffee Plant

Arabian Coffee Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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