This section includes fact sheets that can be used in media publications or as sources for information about tea. They were developed by the Tea and Herbal Association of Canada on common topics relating to tea.
There are more reasons than ever for Canadians to fill their cups with Tea, from its variety of types and flavours to its numerous health benefits.
- Tea in Canada Fact SheetHot Tea consumption is up and ranks at #3, showing the strongest growth on the year (5%) compared to other beverages.
- Tea Types & Steeping Instructions Fact SheetTea comes from the plant Camellia sinensis, a warm-weather evergreen. Tea is grown around the world in thousands of estates or tea gardens, resulting in thousands of flavorful variations.
- History of Tea BackgrounderTea was discovered in China almost five thousand years ago.
- Tea Traditions Fact SheetTea has played a major role in the history, culture and economy of China.
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