One of the goals of the USLTG is to spread awareness about US Tea. We begin a series of Featured Grower posts, showcasing the work of tea growers across the country.
Today we welcome our first Featured Grower:
Camellia Forest Nursery.
Name: Camellia Forest Nursery
Grower: David & Christine Parks
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Camellia Forest (www.camforest.com) is a small family-operated retail nursery in Chapel Hill, NC. The Parks Family has been collecting and breeding Camellias for over 50 years, including a wide variety of different species from around the world and the tea plant, Camellia sinensis. They are located in the central North Carolina Piedmont (Zone 7).