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Tea Types

Images of Different Types of Teas


All true teas come from the same type of plant (camellia Sinensis), but differences in the variety of plant, growing/harvest season, processing, part of the plant and origin can all create differences in the final product. This image gallery includes some of the main tea types with notes on what makes them unique.
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An image of Silver Needles white tea, a.k.a. "Bai Hao Yinzhen."White TeaAn image of Long Jing (a.k.a. "Dragonwell" or "lung Ching") green tea from China.Fired Green TeaAn image of Asamushi Sencha Japanese green tea.Steamed Green TeaAn image of Bao Zhong Oolong (a.k.a. "Pouchong").Oolong Tea
An image of Ceylon black tea.Black TeaAn image of Tuo Cha Puer (a.k.a. "bird's nest pu-erh") in its paper wrapper.Pu-erh Tea

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