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How do we get tea from the plants?
Last Updated: 2nd May, 2020
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Similarly, you may ask, what plant does tea come from?
Furthermore, does all tea come from one plant? All tea is made from the same plant. Yes, you read right, all tea, whether it's black, oolong, green, white, or pu-erh, comes from the Camellia sinensis plant in the same way that all wine comes from the grape, albeit different varietals.
Secondly, how do you make tea from plants?
How to make tea: Grind about 15 seeds in a mortar and pestle. Put the crushed seeds and two pinches of leaves into a tea bag. Warm a cup with hot water and discard the water. Place the tea bag in the cup and fill the cup with boiling water.
Where are tea plants grow?
Camellia sinensis is an evergreen plant that grows mainly in tropical and subtropical climates. Some varieties can also tolerate marine climates and are cultivated as far north as Cornwall in England, Perthshire in Scotland, Washington state in the United States, and Vancouver Island in Canada.