According to the experts and scholars to inspect the historical roots of the tea area, they think this piece of ancient tea mountain early in the the christian era year 696 by the Bulang family ancestors began to plant, more than 1200 years ago, after several dynasties large scale plantation, has reached more than 10 thousand acres of scale. In the ancient tea plantation, ancient tea tree parasitic orchid plants--twisted-flower rush herb(crab legs), has the effect of clearing heat and toxin; According to the understanding, at present, only a special environment and a hundred years old tea tree only parasitic crab legs. become a characteristic product.
Tea mountain resources
In the year August 2003, Chinese Academy of Sciences"The protection and development and utilization of millennium ten thousand mu ancient tea garden in Lancang Jingmai".
Project research put forward: Jingmai millennium ten thousand mu ancient tea garden collection of biological treasure house, cultural treasure house, jinshan Treasury, the ecological and cultural tourism and the treasure house of Art, Has great scientific value, landscape value, cultural value and production value, will become the birthplace of the world's tea, it is an important natural and cultural heritage, and is currently the world's most well preserved, the oldest, the largest area of artificial cultivation of ancient tea garden, and is the root and source of the world tea culture, but also the history of the development of Chinese tea culture witness.
Jingmai mountain ancient tea garden
Jingmai mountain tea belong to macrophanerophytes big leaf type, Macrophanerophytes tree the biggest piece is here in the twelve big tea mountain. known as "ten thousand mu macrophanerophytes ancient tea garden". Jingmai ancient tea mountain is located in the territory of Lancang, Yunnan Province, Lahu Autonomous County. According to textual research, there plant tea has a history of nearly 2000 years.
Jing Mai ancient tea garden is a history and reality of the adhesion very tight, for thousands of years， no matter what happened in the mountains, since planting the first strain of tea, there is destined to be the Holy Spirit, here is the place where civilization is born.
In the legends of the Brown clan, Brown ancestral Bayanleng plant tea gardens, and leave teachings of the deceased to later periods: Leaving behind the gold and silver always useful end time, Leaving cattle horse livestock always have time of death too, Only a tea seed can be left to future generations to take the inexhaustible, with endless. According to the research of Lancang river basin is the origin of tea, the Brown family ancestors is the earliest use of wild ancient tea and the earliest cultivation and training of the ancient tea nation. Byanleng has become famous have surname can test the earliest tea people, as tea grandfather. According to legend, Xishuangbanna Dai Tusi gave seventh of the princess to marry Bayanleng. Now, Jingmai mountain Mangjing village dedicated tea grandfather Bayanleng temple and the seven princess pavilion.
Jingmai tea characteristic
If it goes back to the year 696, successive cultivation of several dynasties, tea garden area has reached ten thousand acres. Because of the very high tea tree aged. It is experienced the vicissitudes of life, full of frost in appearance. Tea tree branches covered with moss and vines, wild mushrooms and many parasitic orchids of biological, there is a the parasite of shape similar with crab--Crab legs.
Crab foot is said to be only in the last hundred years of the ancient tea tree can be found. It not only has the role of cool and refreshing detoxification, if often drink can prevent hardening of the arteries.
Jingmai ten thousand mu ancient tea garden belong to macrophanerophytes type millennium ancient tea tree, It is the most famous at ancient tea garden, and is holy mountain in the tea fans heart. Tea quality excellent, tea body fat and tender soft, plump pekoe tea rich, tea aroma rich renowned Chinese and foreign.
By the ancient tea fresh leaves (bud) as raw material, through a special process refined Pu'er Tea has high aroma and strong taste, thick, and full shape, quality, color, flavor and taste, and taste characteristics of Qi and Yun; have lower cholesterol and blood lipids, blood pressure lowering temperature in kidney. Okay, go, cool thirst, fatigue, refreshing effect. Often drink can help digestion, beauty, fitness, weight loss, improve nutrition, promote the The new supersedes the old. and enhance human immunity, anti-aging.