Crafted in remote gardens of China’s Yunnan province, these organic flowering teas contain young tea leaves that are picked in the early mornings, flattened, and sewn with cotton thread into bundles with fragrant botanicals. When steeped in hot water, these rare Flowering Teas slowly blossom into a bouquet of breathtaking shapes and exquisite flavors.
Blooming Heart - A Heart-shaped ingot of Silver Needle White Tea, this Blooming Tea opens upon immersion in Boiling (212º F) water to reveal a beautiful bouquet of Lily, Jasmine and Pink Globe Amaranth blossoms.
Bouquet of Flowers - Starting as a bundle of Premium Chinese Green Tea, this Blooming Tea becomes a Piece Bouquet containing Lily, Jasmine and Amaranth blossoms
Two Dragons Playing - Two Dragons (the Jasmine tendrils) play with a ball (the Globe Amaranth) on a field of Green and Gold (Green Tea & Marigold).
First Sight of Love - A Silver Needle White Tea Pearl opens to reveal twin tendrils of Jasmine rising from a Globe Amaranth.
Marigold Fairy - This Ball of Premium Chinese Green Tea, opens upon immersion in Boiling Water to reveal Jasmine, Lily and Marigold blossoms.
Fairy Peach Green Pearl - Green Tea woven into a ball. When brewed, it unfurls to reveal a tendril of Jasmine blossoms rising from a Globe Amaranth centered on a Golden Marigold
Dream of Lily Green Pearl - A Pearl of Premium Yunnan Green Tea. When it opens, it displays a lovely lily flower nestled amongst the green tealeaves.
Lily Basket - A ball of Premium Silver Needle White Tea opens into a Basket containing a Lily Blossom and Jasmine buds.
Purple Sunrise - This round ball of Premium Yunnan Green Tea transforms upon brewing to become a basket of Green Tea with a tendril of jasmine blossoms accented by an amaranth blossom at the top.
Double Happiness - This Ball of Premium Chinese Green Tea, opens upon immersion in Boiling Water to reveal twin Marigold blossoms, with a Globe Amaranth centered on each. Double Happiness is a traditional Chinese Good-Luck charm. This Tea resembles the Chinese Calligraphy Character for Double Happiness.
Place one blooming tea ball in a durable glass teapot or mug. Cover with boiling water (about 4 inches). Let it steep until the tea ball begins to unfurl and the tea flower opens, usually 5 to 10 minutes. Each tea-ball can be steeped up to 3 times providing you with a delicious pot of healthy antioxidant-filled Green tea every time. Tea Flowers may be stored for additional brewing in a sealed container in the refrigerator for up to 48 hours (remove water prior to storage).
All Tea products have a $8 flat shipping and handling fee per order.