Tea Plant - Camellia sinensis var. assamica
Tea Plant - Camellia sinensis var. assamica
Tea Plant - Camellia sinensis var. assamica

Tea Plant - Camellia sinensis var. assamica

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Ever wondered where tea comes from? Use the tender tips from new growth of the Camellia sinensis var. assamica to encourage new growth for your own cup of tea. 

  • Average mature height: up to 40 feet
  • Cold areas: in colder areas, Tea plants can be container grown and brought inside during extreme weather and periods of hard frosts.
  • Fertilizer: During the growing season, feed frequently with a liquid fertilizer containing minor nutrients.
  • Light: Full sun
  • Soil: Moist, well-drained, acidic soil
  • Water: Average watering needs.
  • Zone: Perennial 8-9

Plant size. Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 2.5-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.