Long-shape famous green tea was the main green tea variety in Sichuan, but most products were too singular and lack of special characteristic which made the products be short of competitive market ability. And this problem was resulted from the poor research on the processing suitability for long-shape famous green tea of varieties. For this reason,6 tea plant varieties, such as, Sichuan colony tea variety, Fuxuan No. 9 tea,Fuding dabai tea,Mingshan baihao tea,Tezao 213 tea and Tianfu No. 11 tea were used for experimental material in this research. By observing their new shoot growth characters, analyzing their quality components and evaluating their qualities, the processing suitability of these 6 tea plant varities for long-shape famous green tea was studied. The result may provide theory foundation for production of longshape famous green tea.
Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences
tea plant varieties
long-shape famous green tea