Regularly attacked by Citrus Greening Citrus Vascular Phloem Disease (CPVD), especially at lower altitudes (<1000 masl) but less affected by CVPD at higher altitudes (>1000 masl). Able to withstand dry periods and poor soil.
Coffee Agroforestry Information
Tree Benefits and Uses
Used in treatment of asthma, arthritis, headache, stomachache, intestinal parasites, and certain psychological distress (e.g. possession by evil spirits). Decoctions of the roots are reportedly used to treat respiratory problems and backache. Can be sold at local markets.