Ceylon (Sri Lanka) is an island near India and it is one of the most famous producers of black and green tea. Its main characteristic is dark green leaves which are twisted or rolled. Green tea is different than black tea because of the difference in the processing methods – the leaves are unoxidized. Ceylon green tea has rich flavour and aroma.
Gunpowder Green Tea is a type of Chinese tea from Zhejiang province. In China, it is known as “pearl tea". Its English name comes from the resemblance of gunpowder – the leaves are rolled into a pellet. Leaves are steamed and then dried. There are shiny and have a smoky taste. Some people combine Gunpowder tea with spearmint (used for Moroccan tea).
Hibiscus is a large genus of flowering plants, native to a temperate climate. It is also called rose mallow, hardy hibiscus, rose of Sharon. The most popular species grow in tropical parts of the world (Pacific Islands). It is also a sacred plant in Hindu culture.
Horsetail is native to both North America and Europe. It has been distributed all throughout the world and has been used as either an ornamental or a medicinal plant.
Hyssop Herb is a native plant to Southern Europe, the Middle East, and the region surrounding the Caspian Sea.
Jasmine Flowers is known to be uplifting, bringing a sense of optimism and calm. In manufacturing, jasmine is used to add fragrance to creams, lotions, and perfumes.
Rooibos is a small shrubby bush that grows in South Africa, its name means “red bush” and it has Dutch origin. It’s not a tea plant. Sometimes it is called redbush tea or bush tea. The leaves of rooibos are fermented and have a malty or earthy flavour and reddish brown colour. It's a caffeine-free alternative to black and green tea and full of powerful...
Sencha is a type of Japanese green tea which is made by infusion of whole leaves. It grows in sunny places in Japan and it is the most popular tea in this country. The most delicious is tea made from new, fresh leaves. The tea has a greenish golden colour. Green tea is known for its health benefits and is a part of many diets.
Yunnan Black Tea comes from the Chinese province of Yunnan also called Dianhong tea. It is high-end gourmet black tea and it may be used in various tea blends. Dianhong tea produces a brew that may have brassy golden orange or intense reddish brown colour. It has a gentle and sweet aroma.
Cistus Incanus is one of the most potent plants that improve human’s immune system, having, at the same time, no side effects as well as no possibility of overdose.
The Yunnan Province of China is known and loved for some of the best teas in the world. Yunnan Green Dynasty Tea is highly recommended for all lovers of green teas. It has grassy and earthy notes.
Rose Petals are edible and the healing powers of rose have been known for centuries and today they are used to make therapeutic essential oils as well as being enjoyed as a nutritious tea.