Welcome to the South African Honeybush Tea Association
SAHTA, where natural wellness meets conscious consumption. Allow us to take you on a journey of flavours and benefits, all derived from the rich heritage of our beloved Honeybush tea. Embrace the natural goodness of South African Honeybush tea and elevate your wellness journey.
What is SAHTA
SAHTA is a dynamic and multifaceted organisation dedicated to advancing the Honeybush Industry and ensuring its sustainability.
for industry growth
Advocating inclusively and resiliently for the industry
Empowering businesses for success
Preserving the cultural Khoisan heritage
for shared values
Discover the essence of pure honeybush goodness
Honeybush (Cyclopia species) plays a crucial role in South Africa’s fynbos, flourishing in the expansive regions of the Eastern and Western Cape provinces. Among the 23 species, only a select few are chosen for tea production. Notably, the cherished Cyclopia species used for tea include Intermedia, Subternata, Maculata, Longifolia, Genistoides, and Plicata.
23 Species of Honeybush
Honeybush, a treasured botanical gem native to South Africa and part of the fynbos biome, is the heart and soul of a unique and burgeoning industry. This remarkable wild plant, scientifically known as Cyclopia, is celebrated for its exquisite aroma, captivating flavour, and rich tapestry of health benefits.
Become a member of SAHTA and join a community dedicated to promoting the rich heritage of South African Honeybush tea. As a member, you’ll have access to exclusive benefits, including industry insights, networking opportunities, and resources to enhance your business success.
Tons exported in 2023
Tons harvested in 2023
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November Competition Time! Exciting news for all our Honeybush enthusiasts - we're giving away 5 incredible Honeybush hampers worth R250 each!* This is your golden opportunity to indulge in the delightful world of Honeybush. Participating is easy: Scroll down to the...
Ingredients: 20ml Honeybush syrup [ see below ] 450g asparagus, ends trimmed 20ml olive oil 1 large orange, segmented 30g toasted pine nuts 20g shaved parmesan cheese to decorate. Torn basil leaves to decorate. Honeybush Syrup : 4 Honeybush tea bags 50ml Water 20g...
Competition Time! Exciting news for all our Honeybush enthusiasts - we're giving away 5 incredible Honeybush hampers worth R250 each!* This is your golden opportunity to indulge in the delightful world of Honeybush. Participating is easy: Scroll down to the bottom of...