Green Tea (Camilla sinensis) 4oz/113g Herbal Tea - Maria Treben's Authentic™ Herbs of the World
Common names: Green Tea
Plant Description: This small evergreen shrub is cultivated in Ceylon, Java, Japan and elsewhere where climate allows. It can grow as high as 3m in the wild. The dark green lanceolate or elliptical leaves grow on short stalks. They are blunt at the apex, with a tapering base and serrate margins. The young leaves are hairy but turn glabrous as they mature. The flowers droop from short stalks. The fruit is a smooth, flattened, rounded, trigonous three-celled capsule with a solitary seed in each cell.