Growing Your Own Tea Garden : Plants and Plans for Growing and Harvesting Traditional and Herbal Teas Paperback / softback
by Jodi Helmer
This book shows how to plant, maintain, harvest and enjoy a productive backyard tea garden, with a comprehensive survey of all the crops that make delicious tea drinks, plus advice on cultivation, harvesting, drying, storing and brewing. Growing Your Own Tea Garden is packed with inspiration and practical instructions for cultivating and enjoying delicious teas.
Guidance on how to choose the right crops for your soil and climate, starting with the tea plant (Camellia sinensis) and going on through a comprehensive range of tisanes, or herbal teas, from flowering chamomile and lavender to chicory roots, rose hips, lemon verbena, peppermint, aromatic bergamot and more.
Jodi shows you how to harvest, dry and store your tea to enjoy all year long, along with brewing tips and creative recipes.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 144 pages
- Publisher: Companion House
- Publication Date: 01/04/2019
- Category: Gardening: herbs
- ISBN: 9781620083222