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Growing Camellia Sinensis Tea Plants From Seed

Growing Camellia Sinensis Tea Plants From Seed

One of the easiest things to do is to grow Camellia sinensis from seeds.  It’s nature’s way of giving back!  Read  how you can grow your own Tea from Seeds...

Growing Camellia Sinensis Tea Plants From Seed

One of the easiest things to do is to grow Camellia sinensis from seeds.  It’s nature’s way of giving back!  Read  how you can grow your own Tea from Seeds...

Febuary In The Garden

Febuary In The Garden

February is the peak of Camellia Season, especially in Zones 8 and 9. There's not a lot to do in terms of care for your camellias at this time, but...

Febuary In The Garden

February is the peak of Camellia Season, especially in Zones 8 and 9. There's not a lot to do in terms of care for your camellias at this time, but...

Guidelines for Growing Camellias In Cold Climates

Guidelines for Growing Camellias In Cold Climates

  It's long been a quest to grow Camellias outdoors in colder climates.  But in many instances, you are asking Camellias to do something that they are just not capable...

Guidelines for Growing Camellias In Cold Climates

  It's long been a quest to grow Camellias outdoors in colder climates.  But in many instances, you are asking Camellias to do something that they are just not capable...

Growing Tea In Cold Climates

Growing Tea In Cold Climates

This is the question I’ve frequently been asked as a grower.  A simple yes or no is what many people want, but the answer is quite complex.  I usually respond...

Growing Tea In Cold Climates

This is the question I’ve frequently been asked as a grower.  A simple yes or no is what many people want, but the answer is quite complex.  I usually respond...

Pink Perplexion -  Who is the Real Pink Perfection?

Pink Perplexion - Who is the Real Pink Perfect...

I've been growing Camellias for over 30 years and it still intrigues me how many camellias are misidentified or just labeled as something because of the way it may look....

Pink Perplexion - Who is the Real Pink Perfect...

I've been growing Camellias for over 30 years and it still intrigues me how many camellias are misidentified or just labeled as something because of the way it may look....

Green Tea Plants - Fact or Fiction?

Green Tea Plants - Fact or Fiction?

We get questions all the time from aspiring tea gardeners but the one that is most common is "I want a green tea plant, I don't want a 'black' tea...

Green Tea Plants - Fact or Fiction?

We get questions all the time from aspiring tea gardeners but the one that is most common is "I want a green tea plant, I don't want a 'black' tea...