[Homeroast] Pruning an indoor coffee plant

Brian Kamnetz bkamnetz at gmail.com
Wed Sep 7 17:10:22 CDT 2011


Matt,

If you haven't seen it, you might enjoy Tom's video, Finca West
Oakland (Growing Coffee at Home) :

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3kvpwYw6u0U

Brian


On Wed, Sep 7, 2011 at 2:16 PM, Matt Hoffman <ninethirty at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a tree here (or rather, three trees or so intertwined, kind of like
> Paul describes) that has been happy in Virginia and North Carolina, within a
> few hundred feet of sea level. They winter indoors, but love it outside in
> the summer.
> I've never pruned, though, and they're four or five years old now...this
> thread has me thinking.
>
> Tom, do they prune every year on the farm?  I should start doing that this
> year.  I just got my first harvest (five beans!) this past year.
>
>
>
> On Wed, Sep 7, 2011 at 3:05 PM, Brad Byford <bbyford at charter.net> wrote:
>
>>
>> >I have two 10+ year old coffee plants
>>
>>  I don't have any helpful information, but I'm curious. What elevation are
>> you at. I want to grow a tree or two in west Tennessee USA, and I don't
>> know
>> if it's possible. My elevation is here is around 330 ft.
>>
>>
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