The Tea Merchant

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Established in 2009 after two years of searching for the best teas, The Tea Merchant
commenced importing tea into South Africa some three years ago in order
to satisfy a small group of tea lovers.

Camellia Sinensis

Tea is a beverage derived from the leaves of a plant called Camellia Sinensis. There are different varieties of the plant – spread throughout a variety of countries. But all beverages called ‘tea’ specifically come from that one main plant.