US Grown Tea

Where tea is grown in the United States

Is tea grown in the United States? It sure is! American grown tea is growing in popularity. Tea farms have been popping up all around the country, here’s a run-down of what we’ve got so far (this post will be updated periodically):

Farms currently producing US grown tea:

Alabama
Fairhope Tea Plantation – [article]

South Carolina
Charleston Tea Plantation – [website]

Hawaii
Ahualoa – [website] Big Island Tea – [website] Cloudwater Tea Farm – [website] Hawaii Rainforest Tea – [website] Mauna Kea – [website] Moonrise Tea – [website] Na Liko – [website] Onomea Tea – [website] Tea Hawaii & Company – [website]

Michigan
Light of Day Organics – [website] [article]

Oregon
Minto Island Growers – [website] [article] [article]

Washington
Sakuma Brothers – [website]

Still working out the kinks:

Mississippi
FiLoLi Tea Farm – [website] [article]

Louisiana
William Luer has been growing tea in New Orleans area since 2003. See his comment below.

California
Roy Fong of Imperial Tea Court’s Farm – [article]

Canada (had to mention it)
Teafarm [website]

Vancouver, BC
BC Tea Growers Society – [website]

Any others you know of? Let me know!