Tea Harvest Season in Anhua

Updated:2017-03-29 16:19:01

A tea plantation in Lengshi Town, Anhua County

A tea plantation in Yuntai Mountain, Anhua County

Fresh dark tea leaves

A girl sings a folk song when picking tea leaves.

  When spring comes, tea farmers are busy picking tea leaves in Hunan’s Anhua County, the home of dark tea in China. In 2016, Anhua topped the list of the national top ten counties producing ecological tea. At present, there are 310,000 mu (about 20666 ha.) of tea plantations, with a total output value of 12.5 billion yuan.