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  • coffeeheader1

    Coffee: from tree to cup

    Coffee is the one plant I have been the most successful at growing. This is surprising, given that I live in a temperate climate. My growing coffee obsession began in Costa Rica, where I successfully…

    20 January 2016
  • coffeeplants

    Growing coffee

    Keeping on the subject of making things from scratch, one day I picked a coffee “cherry” from a nearby tree and decided I would try to sprout a plant from it. No luck. A…

    29 November 2011