Camellia sinensis 'Lipton Plantation'
When Lipton closed their tea plantation in Alabama, Bobby Green was able to save some of the plants from being destroyed. This cultivar has dark green leaves with pronounced serration, and it's habit appears slightly more upright than 'Small Leaf Tea'. Vigorous growth, prolific flowers and seed set, and quite cold hardy.
Average mature leaf size: 4" x 2"
10 year size: 8'T x 8'W