tea notes

These notes are maintained by Ben Discoe (who also has a tea farm)

How to grow tea in Hawai‘i?

Jump to any subject: Tea Society, USDA, CTAHR, Books, Articles, Media Coverage, Varieties, Cuttings, Seeds, Mealani Station, Big Island Tea Growers / Maui / Kauai / Elsewhere, Sales, Tourism, Planting, Irrigation, Harvesting and Processing, Soil and Fertilizer, Pests and Diseases

General Resources

Hawaii Tea SocietyHawai'i Tea Society



Tea Books, Articles, Magazines and Press Coverage

Tea Varieties

Tea Plants: Availability of Cuttings, Propagating Cuttings

Tea Plants: Seeds

Mealani Agricultural Research Station

Big Island Tea Growers

Other Islands: Maui

Other Islands: Kauai

Elsewhere in the USA

Tea Sales

Tea Tourism



Harvesting and Processing


Soil and Fertilizer

Pests and Diseases

Misc. Tea Notes