Coffee varieties are divided to two main varieties: Arabica and Robusta. These are Catimor. Catimor is a mix between Caturra and Timor, that was created in Portugal in These have made Variedad Colombia a popular coffee variety. Viveros de café y cacao “Molocho” · August 24, ·. Variedad “Catimor” listo para la siembra. Image may contain: plant, outdoor and nature · 14 Likes1. But in the coffee world, they’re less understood. You might Spanish Version: Geisha vs Bourbon: Un Curso Intensivo de Variedades de Café.

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Its genetic composition is very similar to that of Caturra, allowing for the particular notes and cup profile that connoisseurs have come to expect from different Colombian coffee regions.

The variety is based on a natural mutation of Bourbon. Who is the catalog for, and how do variwdad use it? These have made Variedad Colombia a popular coffee variety.

Varieties resistant to pests or diseases are, in most cases, the most economical and environmentally friendly alternatives for coffee growers in their quest for profitable and sustainable agriculture. Cate shipping Always fresh Happy customers. Normally the varieties with the best flavor have a smaller yield. Typically, F1 hybrid czfe are chosen to be genetically distant from one another; this distance maximizes hybrid vigor, which translates into high yields and overall vigor for example, tolerance to frostwithout losses in cup quality or disease resistance.

These are further divided into multiple varieties and different coffees taste completely different acfe on the growth conditions of the coffee. Bourbon is the other of the two main varieties of Arabica, along with Typica. In the descriptions of the coffee we have listed the processing and other available information on top of the variety of the coffee.


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However, Catimor is a great match for the environment in Indonesia and it produces pleasantly herbal flavors. It is worth reminding that the Coffea arabica species has 44 chromosomes, whereas the diploid Coffea canephora specie only has 22; in the former the genetic variability is reduced, and so is its ability to combat pests and diseases. The variety should only be reproduced through clonal propagation and purchased from trusted nurseries.

Jaime Castillo, then head variecad the program. Very high susceptibility to coffee leaf rust. It was created on the Island of Bourbon in the 18 th century. They failed in their given mission, but managed to create the SL28 and SL34 varieties, that have an intensely citrusy, sweet and multidimensional flavor profiles.

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Control measures based on the use of fungicides variexad expensive, not always effective and sometimes harmful to the environment, thus affecting profitability. It was discovered on a plantation in the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil sometime between and Obtained from a cross between Caturra and Timor Hybrid varieties, the project was headed by and using line selection method in the segregating and subsequent generations for the progenies F3, F4, F5Castillo is cate result of many years of hard work in search of perdurable resistance to rust and higher productivity, with a proved cfe preemptive resistance to the new threat of CBD.

The strain is very productive and great at surviving leaf diseases. Share 0 0 0. All of the most known coffee varieties are Arabica. Catuai A compact plant with high yielding potential of standard quality in Central America.

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First released inthe variety known as Colombia was also very productive, and throghout the decades it also underwent several improvements. Found commonly in Malawi, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. The selection process for Caturra was called mass selectionmeaning that a group of individuals are selected based on their superior performance, seed from these plants is bulked to form a new generation, and then the process is repeated.


The variety arrived into Brazil late 19 th century and cafw spread around South and Middle America. An important note about F1 hybrids: With two new general formulations, FNC facilitates fertilization to coffee farmers August 12 Because of its high yield, it is one of the most famous coffee varieties grown in Brazil. Geisha also Gesha is a high-quality variety, that is especially found in Panama. Most of the high quality coffees from Kenya include both xatimor these varieties.

There are only a handful of F1 hybrid coffee varieties in the world, most vaiedad in the last 10 years, and only recently commercially available to farmers. A compact plant with high yielding potential of standard quality in Central America. Timor vatimor very rarely the lone variety in coffees. Mundo Novo is a mix between Bourbon and Typica. Examples of Catimor varieties include: Catuai is a hybrid of Caturra and Mundo Novo.

For more information on the history of the Catimor group, see T A compact plant with good yielding potential of standard quality in Central America.

F1 hybrids in Central America are part of an effort by breeders to increase the genetic diversity of varieties in the region since the traditional American varieties are severely genetically constricted.

Bourbon Mayaguez Vigorous and highly productive tall variety with very good cup quality. The Castillo Variety and its regional compounds are also a demonstration that it is possible to reconcile production costs with an environmentally friendly agriculture. Robusta is more productive and less susceptible to plant diseases, such as leaf rust.