New blog posting about Camellias

ericalbowmanJanuary 25, 2013

I recently wrote this about my awakening to the tea plant, Camellia sinensis and want to share.

http://andromedadesigns.com/camellias-and-tea.html

Please let me know what you think.

Here's the introduction.

"Est-ce tu veux une infusion?" * My French host mother asked me after dinner one night. (I was an exchange student at the time, in Aix-en-Provence, in 1994.)
Translated this means, "Do you want an infusion?" I assumed she meant tea, with a little of the typical French affectation.** "Du th�?" I asked with a raised and slightly amused eyebrow, thinking I had outwitted her.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
restoner(6B-7A)

I'm fairly sure your picture is not a tea plant.

    Bookmark   January 29, 2013 at 9:16PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Camelia - Buttons N Bow
Hello - I bought the Button N Bows Camelia. I planted...
robbbyva
Problem with leaves
Camellia Japonica - Just received this plant as a gift...
mimichatte
Camellia Dying?
My cameliia was covered all winter with the white garden...
pattysheehan
Rescuing a giant lollipop camellia?
The house my family moved into last year has an obviously...
nonconformist_nymphette
Recent visit to flower market in China
Lot's of Camellias Part 1 of 2 But this is a rose.
jujujojo_gw
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™