Camellia sinensis ‘Old Savannah Tea’

 C. sinensis ‘Old Savannah Tea’ is the first tea plant introduced by Tsubaki Camellias in 2007.  An excellent grower, cold tolerant to 25ºF.  White flowering in the fall of each year. 

  • Species: Camellia Sinensis
  • Bloom Color: White
  • Bloom Size: Small
  • Bloom Form: Single
  • Bloom Season: early fall
  • Growth Habit: Dense, vigorous  growth
  • Leaf Structure:  Medium leaf tea with smooth foliage
  • Maintainable Height: 4-6′
  • Maintainable Width: 4-6′
  • Light Preferences: Full sun to filtered light
  • Plant Uses: Accent Plant, Foundation Plant, Screen or Hedge, Container Plant
  • Special Characteristics:  Camellia sinensis tea plants are used for making tea.
  • Cold tolerant to 25ºF on healthy, well established and adequately hydrated plants for short periods

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