Camellia sinensis

  Tea by Me®

Camellia sinensis plant © gardenmedia / coolplants  

Camellia sinensis

  Tea by Me®

Do you want a small tea plantation at home? This is now possible with a special selection for our climate. Black tea, green tea, white tea? you can now make your own grown leaves. Also ideal for a food forest or permaculture project.

flowering : 4-5 white yellow
height : 120-150 cm
where to plant : evening sun ⋄ open shade ⋄ filtered ⋄

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where to plant Camellia sinensis

  • height: 120-150 cm
  • flowering: April - May
  • color: white yellow
  • leaf color: green
  • scent: fragrant leaf / aromatic
  • habit: ascending
  • growth: fast
  • level: easy
  • light: evening sun open shade filtered
  • moisture: dry average
  • soil texture: pervious light
  • pH: acid neutral
  • density: 5 - 7

Camellia sinensis in the garden

  • Suggested planting locations and garden types: shrub border permaculture border hedge wild garden small garden along path woodland
  • use: kitchen medicinal

botanical information about Camellia sinensis

  • Botanical name: Camellia sinensis
  • Genus: Camellia
  • Family: Theaceae
  • Other names: theeplant
  • origin: hybrid