Greenville’s pioneering tea plantation

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  • November 12, 2020
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Like many of America’s familiar delights, the tea plant (Camellia sinensis) was not native to these shores. Early colonists copied the British love and custom for afternoon tea, though all of the leaves were imported. With demand came greater taxes, ultimately leading to Boston’s Tea Party and the ensuing American Revolution.

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