Camellia sinensis "Lipton Plantation" seeds
Open-pollinated seeds from the 'Lipton Plantation' plants in our tea garden. Harvested in October, the 2019 crop is ready to ship and will be ready to plant as early as January 2020.
**Seed orders are processed as time allows and are shipped via USPS, without tracking numbers. Please allow up to one month for delivery.
About C. 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