Organic Yaupon (Grown and Harvested in USA)

Are you looking for an interesting ingredient grown in the USA?  May we suggest Organic Yaupon for your RTD, Kombucha, or Specialty Wellness or Tea Blend we write for you? Or buy it in bulk here. Build a Blend is passionate about working farm direct, and helping you tell that story for your brand. Low carbon foot print when grown in the USA and grown in the USA is a huge opportunity, seize the moment. 

Organic Yaupon: The only caffeinated plant native to the US & North America. Organic and sustainably wild harvested. Responsibly processed. Hand packaged. Texas grown.

Mellow yaupon is ultra-smooth, non-astringent, and mixes well with almost any herb or condiment to optimize flavor. The lack of astringency and ‘bite’ expected from coffee and many teas sets this marvelous botanical apart Yaupon provides an energizing and uplifting experience to the many consumers who do not want to sip on tannin-heavy beverages all day long.

About Yaupon Tea

Price Per Pound Volume Break Pricing
Green/Medium Roast BlackDark Roast Black
$20$3025 - 49 lbs
$18$27.5050 - 100 lbs
$15.5$26100 - 500 lbs
$14$25500 + lbs
Starting $20 Per Lb.
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Read More: USDA Plant Fact Sheet PDF

Organic Yaupon, an ancient beverage for the 21st century:

  • Uplifting without jitters, upset stomach, or carbonation
  • Sustainably wild harvested (nothing but sunshine and rainwater touches our leaves)
  • Antioxidants comparable to blueberries*
  • Potent polyphenol source; comparable to or more than green tea*
  • Anti-Inflammatory properties*
  • Naturally tannin-free – nearly impossible to oversteep, delicious without sweeteners
  • Does not cloud when steeped for food service or bottled*
  • Award winning, Southern Living’s “Tea of the Year”

Yaupon is a cousin of Yerba Mate and Guayusa, yet with smoother flavor. Yaupon is from the heartland of America. Yaupon has a taste profile that’s not grassy, earthy, or bitter. Yaupon is being rediscovered across America**.


Contains nature’s botanical stimulants: theobromine, caffeine … clean, refreshing energy. People love the way yaupon provides a jitter-free boost at work, home, or play.

*according to studies by the University of Florida & Texas A&M University

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