John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ goes on a field trip to Nuccio’s Nursery in Altadena, California (near Pasadena, CA), to share with you the most edible camellia plant you will want to grow: Camellia Sinensis that you can make your own green tea, black tea, oolong tea, matcha tea powder or eat raw baby leaves.
The tea plant is the perfect container plant you can grow in most places. You can plant Camellia sinensis in the ground if you live in zone 7 or better.
In this episode, you will learn about some of the health benefits of the Camellia sinensis plant, the plant that is responsible for tea.
Next, John will share with you some of the tips and tricks to successfully growing Camellia Sinensis in a container or in the ground.
You will learn about the two exclusive cultivars that Nuccio’s Nursery is offering of the Camellia sinensis and why they are being grown under a shade in Southern California.
After watching this episode, you will be more familiar with the tea plant aka Camellia Sinensis plant and how you can grow it to cut out the middleman and have your own tea forever.
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