Sunday, November 16, 2014

Tea Bloom

How exciting! 
The first ever bloom on a
Camellia sinensis (tea plant) in Berea, KY.
Thanks to my gardening friend, Patty for
caring for, talking to, and loving this plant for me.
I love tea, but I'm not a gardener.   


relevanttealeaf said...

Oh how exciting to be part of history in the making in Berea pertaining to tea! The blossom on your tea plant is lovely.

Ruth W said...

That's wonderful! It does look like a Camellia, but with a different shape. How exciting!

racheld said...

Just lovely---the flower AND a friendship like that.

Does the flower have a scent, and does that influence the flavor of the tea?


Michele @ The Nest at Finch Rest said...

Linda! That's really neat!

Joy said...

That is exciting! It is great to have a gardening friend to help, too.

martea said...

I'm excited for both you and Patty! So happy it has bloomed for you.

Angela McRae said...

Bravo to Patty! Can we call her "The Tea Whisperer" now? :)

Marilyn said...

Pretty blossom. It is exciting when the tea plant blooms. I must go outside and see what our cold weather has done to mine.


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