This is a fabulous second flush Darjeeling Indian tea in silk packaging. This tea is extremely aromatic, lots of body and Darjeeling flavor. 2nd flush refers to the second picking .Second flush is picked from May until the end of July. This authentic Darjeeling second flush tea is the product of meticulous care and supervision. Due to climatic factors and high altitudes, leaf growth is very slow, producing a flavor profile unparalleled throughout the world which makes it a must try for Darjeeling tea lovers. They are considered by some to be better than the first flush as they have a fruitier, less astringent flavour. Darjeeling teas are really the finest and the most interesting of the Indian teas. The tea is cultivated at high elevations in the foothills of the Himalayas and so the plant grows very slowly and this inhospitable climate is one of the factors that leads to Darjeeling’S prized flavor and very pleasant aftertaste and a top tea in any respect.