Grow your own tea at home! This 4″ tea plant is great for patios or containers. Apartment lifestyle lover? No problem! This plant thrives in full sun to partial shade and can be grown year-round. Hardy to zone 7 outside, if you are in zone 6, 5, 4 ext bring the plants indoors during winter.
Freshly made tea is much more flavorful and higher in antioxidants than tea that has been packaged and sitting in stores. This tea plant is perfect for green, black, and oolong tea. Add your own herbs to create wonderful tea tonics.
Tea is produced by harvesting the tips of the branches and then drying the leaves. Tips can be harvested every couple of weeks; the larger the plant gets, the bigger the volume of tea harvested.
– 4″ Camellia sinensis plant with decorative blue or brown pot
– Blooming season: Early Spring, Autumn, Winter, Later Summer
– Low Maintenance, water once a week
– Plant height – 12 to 15″
– Exposure: Full sun to partial shade