Tea plantations

Description (English)

Plantations of Camellia sinensis, widespread in southeastern mainland China, Formosa, on Formosa, southern Honshu, Shikoku and Kyushu, more limited elsewhere in the Palaearctic, in particular, in the eastern Pontic range of Turkey, in the Caucasian periphery of Russia, Georgia and Azerbaijan, in northern Iran, in the Azores on Sao Miguel.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code SB-21

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

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Species mentioned in habitat description

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Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types
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