Coffea liberica

Coffea liberica


Rubiaceae


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

Bull ex Hiern


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 2: 154


Vouchers

Jongkind 9129 (WAG); Vogel 63 (K)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Shrub or small tree up to 12 m tall. Cultivated in all tropics for its strongly flavoured coffee beans. Coffea species usually have distinct pit domatia in the axil of the laterals. Leaves simple, opposite, with interpetiolar stipules type 10 or type 13; midrib prominent above.

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