Spring is here, and with it comes blue skies, pink flowers, and green teas! Check out these fun facts about the delicious emerald drink we've all come to love:

Fun Facts:

    Japan and China Tea Fields
  1. Japan and China are the biggest producers of green tea (and they make the highest quality green teas, too!)

  2. Loose leaf tea steeper
  3. The ideal steeping time for green tea is 3-5 minutes to extract the most flavor from the tea.

  4. sencha cha tea meaning
  5. The "cha" in green teas like Sencha, Gyokurocha, and Matcha simply means "tea".

  6. loose leaf tea camellia sinensis
  7. All types of teas come from the same plant, Camellia Sinensis, the difference between the teas is based on the production.

Stock up on your favorite Good Earth green teas or try a fresh new twist on tea. It is the season for new beginnings, after all.