Coffea robusta L.Linden

 
  • Family : RUBIACEAE
    (MADDER or COFFEE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Rubiaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Coffea canephora Pierre ex A.Froehner
  • Common name : Robusta coffee plant
  • Vernacular name : Coffee-gida (Kannada)
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments / notes : Planted
  • Key identification features : A large shrub. Leaves elliptic, elliptic-oblong, glabrous. Flowers white to pink, in axillary clusters. Calyx glabrous. Corolla funnel-shaped. Drupe subglobose, red when ripe
  • Flower, Fruit : February-June
  • Collection Nos : KFP 11248
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district
  • Native : Africa
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Coffea robusta. Downloaded on 7 December 2019.

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