Silver Needle was invented in 1796.The origin of Silver Needle is in Fujian, the main producing regions are Fuding, Zhenghe, Songxi, Jianyang and other places.Silver Needle has a title of China’s top ten tea, Known as its “beauty”, “tea king” reputation. Its leaves are straight,like needles, covered with white hair, such as snow.
As raw materials are all fresh tea buds,the shape of Silver Needle is like needle,covered with white hair, white as silver, so named silver needle.