Eastern Teaberry Plant

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The plant is low growing and is 10--15 cms (4--6 in) tall. The leaves of the teaberry are evergreen,, oval. 2--5 cm long and 1--2 cm across, when the leaves are crushed they give a wintergreen scent.

The fruits is edible and tastes minty. The leaves make a nice tea. They can be used fresh but work a little better when dried.

Parent Category: Outdoors