Tea is one of the favorite drinks of the French. Indeed, France began to consume tea in the 17th century and since then, more and more people have been drinking it regularly. In 2022, French households consume an average of 250 g of tea per year. This average ranks below Ireland and England, which have an average of 3 kilos per person per year. However, tea remains very popular in France.

Throwing your small tea bags in the trash would be a shame, because there are several ways to reuse it. Indeed, many French people have started sharing tips on the web to reuse these bags in their garden. And yes, tea can be very useful for growing your plants and your vegetable garden. An eco-responsible practice that can also be economical.

So once you’ve had your tea, think about doing one of our different tips in our slideshow.