Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia sinensis var. assamica 'N 2'
Chinese Name：锡兰N 2
» English Description
N 2 (C. sinensis var. assamica). Chen L. et al. 2012. Global Tea Breeding: Achievements, Challenges and Perspectives. Zhejiang University Press- Springer, p. 155-157. This tea cultivar was released in Sri Lanka in 1958. Pedigree: ** Norwood. Breeding Method Source of Selection: Estate Selections made from old seed tea populations existing on respective tea plantations/estates. The recommended regions to grow in Sri Lanka: Up, Mid areas. Desirable Attribute other than Yield: Blister blight tolerant, high quality.