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Camellia sinensis 'Small Leaf' - Tea Plant - Theaceae (The Tea family)
Camellia sinensis 'Small Leaf' - Tea Plant - Camellia sinensis 'Small Leaf' is grown in Japan and produces a mild flavoured tea.
Camellia sinensis 'Small Leaf' - Camellia sinensis 'Small Leaf' is grown in Japan and produces a mild flavoured tea.


 
11cm/15cm
Price: $17.99
Zone Hardiness: 7-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade
Height: 6-10'
Width: 5-8'
Flower Colour: White/Cream

Stock Status:(Out of Stock)
Availability: Most plants are ready to ship from May and June onwards.
Product Code: 10930
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This hardy tea plant (Camellia sinensis) is grown in Japan. 'Small Leaf' has leaves up to 4 inches long by 2.5 inches wide that are medium-green with irregular serrations. Flowers are white, single petaled with egg-yolk centres. Leaves produce a mild-flavoured tea. Harvest or 'pluck' tea leaves during the warmer months. This shrub becomes multi-branched and can reach 6 feet tall and wide. Or keep pruned to any size. Makes a very attractive ornamental tree for the garden.
Details
  • Class: Evergreen
  • Soil Moisture: Average
  • Flowering Time:
  • Fragrant: Yes
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Deer Resistant: Unknown
  • Attracts: Bees, Butterflies
  • Habitat: Found in acidic soils in woodland areas.
  • Geographical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
  • BC Native: No

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