HOW COFFEE SPREAD

HOW COFFEE SPREAD

1. 1400’s Arabica coffee is cultivated on the Arabian Peninsula

2. 1616 The Dutch acquire coffee trees or live seeds

3. 1699 The Dutch take trees to Java and other islands in the

East Indies

4. 1700’s Coffee is cultivated in Central America and the

Caribbean

5. 1718 The French take coffee to Réunion

6. 1723 G. M. de Clieu takes a coffee tree from France to

Martinique

7. 1800’s Coffee is cultivated in Hawaii