January 07, 2019
In 1995, West Lake Longjing Tea was divided into special grade, and one to four grades, of which special grade was divided into first special grade, second special grade and third special grade.
Special Grade: the leaves are flat and glossy, with a ratio of 1 bud to 1 slightly spreading leaf;
First Grade: the leaves are flat and clean, with the ratio of 1 bud to 1 spreading leaf and 1 bud to 2 slightly spreading leaves;
Second Grade: leaves are slightly flat, with the ratio of 1 bud to 2 spreading leaves;
Third Grade: leaves are slightly flat, with most of the leaves are 1 bud to 2 spreading leaves, and seldom 2 leaves;
Forth Grade: leaves are wide and seldom flat or clean, with the ratio of 1 bud to 2 or 3 spreading leaves.
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