Coffea robusta


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Noun1.Coffea robusta - native to West Africa but grown in Java and elsewhere; resistant to coffee rust
coffee tree, coffee - any of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans
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Also tested were leaves from bottlebrush (Callistemon citrinus), mango (Mangifera indica), malatabako (Elephantopus mollis),ro-ot (Dicranopteris linearis), purple top (Verbena bonariensis),sabfog(Ficus minahassae), puriket or burburtak(Ageratum conyzoides) and coffee (Coffea robusta).
These are Coffea arabica and Coffea robusta. Today, more than 60% of the world's coffee output is produced from arabica beans.
Le Cafe Touba est une boisson obtenue par filtration d'un melange de poudre de grains de cafe (Coffea robusta) et de gousses d'une epice, Xylopia aethiopica, possedant une forte saveur parfumee et poivree.
Genetically, the research indicates that Arabica was the offspring of two other coffee species: Coffea Robusta and Coffea Eugenioides.
Roasted Arabica (100% Coffea arabica, 2.34% water content) and Robusta (100% Coffea robusta, 3.11% water content) coffee, packed in nitrogen-based protective atmosphere, were kindly supplied by a local company of Porto, Portugal.