Flowering, blossoming or blooming tea consists of a bundle of dried tea leaves wrapped around one another or sewn into a blossom or rosette. These artisan teas were formerly rare and expensive, but are gaining popularity in spite of the price.
Brewing blooming tea is simple. Place a blossom in the bottom of a cup, pour boiling water over it, and watch it bloom into a pretty flower.
These teas have a similar medicinal and disease prevention benefits as with all teas.