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TEA PLANT

TeaBotanical Name: Camellia sinensis
Description

Makes an attractive hedge with the added bonus of providing your own tea if you wish to dry the new leaf tips. The fragrant white flowers are an added bonus to this compact glossy leaved bush.

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Plant Information or Specifications

Preferred Climate

Subtropical, Tropical
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)

1-2m

Plants required to Pollinate

1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?

Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter?

All Leaves (Evergreen)

Suitability in Pots

Yes

Fruiting/Harvest Months

February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December,

 

Question & Answer

Just I want to know if the Tea plant Camellia sinensis ,called white Tea From: RESERVOIR VIC

This is just a normal Tea Plant and the way tea is processed determines if you have black or white tea. #TeaPlant1114

I was wondering whether you could email me a copy of the tea pruning guide. I was given a paper copy some time ago and have since misplaced it. Regards, David From: SALISBURY QLD

http://blog.daleysfruit.com.au/2011/11/tea-production-home.html

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Extremely sensitive to salt. I killed 4 of my 9 plants by mulching with seaweed. | Bronwyn Dunn - Denhams Beach, NSW 14-Oct-2009
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Tea Plant (Grafted) 10/10

Colleen1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2790 days 19hrs

Comments: -

Planted in a shade house area where camellias are already established and doing well.

Growing: In the Ground

Sun/Shade: Full Shade

Water Given in: Spring


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Tea Plant

SEPD's Edible Fruits
Update: 3022 days 12hrs

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I do not know the reason It died during the summer so despite the care I guess it didn't like Adelaide's 40deg heat


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SimplersJoy1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2865 days 13hrs

Comments: -

I have both white and pink flowered forms. Interested in growing the oil variety also

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 2


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Diana's Edible Fruits
Update: 2880 days 16hrs

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Was in part shade, but scorched then drowned.


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Alicia's Edible Fruits
Update: 1326 days 7hrs

Comments: -

I just love tea.

Height 30 Centimetres

Growing: In a Pot

Pollination: No


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DavidB's Edible Fruits
Update: 1048 days 14hrs

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4 Growing well in garden behind 1 meter retaining wall,

Planted: 2010

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 4

Pollination: Self Pollination


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DavidB says... [2720 days 7hrs ago]
Have four and waiting to shape the back yard then plant soon.

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Tea Plant 4/10

Nqgrower1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2260 days 4hrs

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The flowers are beautiful and the tea is a bonus. The plant does not seem to be doing well though with very little growth and browing to the leaf tips. I am not sure this one is going to make it...

Height 25 Centimetres

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: Self Pollination


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Tea Plant (Seedling) 9/10

Kay2's Edible Fruits
Update: 1486 days 13hrs

Planted: 2013


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Terrastrega's Edible Fruits
Update: 1103 days 10hrs

Comments: - Another new arrival from Daleys. Will be planting as hedgeing plant. Cant wait to try my own tea.

Pollination: No


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Tea Plant 6/10

Emma1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2639 days 1hrs

Comments: -

Tea! Yay!

Planted: 2010

Height 30 Centimetres

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

Pollination: No


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DellaDee1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2726 days 8hrs

Comments: - too hot and cooked in the hellish summer of 2009

Pollination: Self Pollination


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