Camellia sinensis - Tea Plant

Camellia sinensis - Tea Plant

Pot size in cm: 10,5

Plant height in cm (approx): 20

Tea is thought to have originated in west China. Today it is grown in around 45 countries in the subtropics and the mountainous regions of the tropics, from sea level to over 2,000m. Most tea is grown at fairly high altitudes in a cool, moist mountain climate. The tender evergreen plants flourish in deep, rich soils, even temperatures, high humidity and with at least 1.3m of rain a year.

Light: semi shade with a provision of sun of about 4 or 5 hours a day.

Soil: it is best if it is slightly acidic

Watering: water your tea tree every few days, keep the soil moist

Fertilizer: balanced organic fertilizer

Humidity:  prefers humid environment