Tea tree, Black-green-white


Scientific name: Camellia sinenis

Family: Theaceae

Origin: E, S and SE Asia

Medicinal use: Tea (green, black, white, Pu-erh or red, yellow, oolong …) is made from this species, which is processed to obtain different degrees of oxidation. The leaves contain around 4% caffeine. The characteristics and different chemical composition of the collected leaves, according to age, produce different types of tea. The oldest leaves are dark green. The tender ones, pale green in color and with a short white pubescence on the underside are preferred.

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