X

Greeets from the Sun!

Discount everything*

*except shipping fee

Vouchercode: Sonne10

Sun for you

 

Black and green tea is produced from the leaves of the Camellia sinensis plant, which blooms beautifully. A study object for the whole family about what is on the breakfast table every day.

€69.95
Tax included
TEE-105
Delivery
Growth and Size
Quantity
check The pictures / photos of the plants offered here for purchase represent an exemplary part of the species and genre-related item description, it is explicitly not the plant for sale. For plants, you can calculate the pot content in liters as weight in kilograms. The gross amount displayed can vary due to different sales tax (VAT) regulations depending on the delivery country.

Description

Did you know that the black and green tea are the dried and fermented leaves of a Camellia (Camellia sinensis)? A closer look reveals the close relationship between Tea Plant and Camellia: their leaves are equally deep dark green, glossy and with entire margins. White to cream-colored petals group around a dense cluster of golden-yellow stamens at the flower’s center. Flowering usually occurs in late winter but depending on the location may shift to the fall or summer months. Tea Plants naturally grow very compact and are well branched, so that regular pruning is not necessary. Although they are grown commercially primarily in tropical countries - however, usually at high altitudes and mountainous regions - they prefer cool, humid conditions and can be planted in a shady place in the garden. As pot plant, it needs a slightly acidic substrate (e.g. rhododendron substrate) and appropriate fertilizers. Tea Plants should be watered with water that is low in lime.

'Yukina' is a special cultivar and cold-resistant down to -10 ° C. It is just as suitable as the 'normal' tea plants for the preparation of your own tea. So there is nothing to prevent you from making your own tea from your own plants from the balcony or terrace.

punkt_gruen.gif Quality: worldwide well-known useful plant for tea production; attractive flowers; evergreen; compact habit
punkt_gruen.gif Use: all year round  in a heated greenhouse or bright room; in pots from May outdoors on balcony, terrace

--> Pflegehinweise

Product Details
TEE-105

Data sheet

Family
Theaceae
Origin
Asia (mediterranean)
Flowering period
Winter
Color of flowers
White
Fruits
Useful plant
Growth
Small shrub
Location
Shadow
winter temperature
10 (+/- 5) °C
Minimum temperature
0 °C
Hardiness Zones
8
Height
0,5 - 1 m
Attachments