Ceylon tea Ceylon Estate OP, and Ratnapura are from orange pekoe (OP) grade. "Pekoe" describes medium-size, slightly coarser teal eaves. Tea that tastes good as a BOP (broken orange pekoe) will be even better in its OP grade. To be classified as pekoe, the tea must be composed purely of the new flushes - a flush being the flower bud plucked with two youngest leaves. In this sampler you get the opportunity to enjoy and learn about some of the premium Ceylon teas. Each sample of loose tea of 50g or 1.76 oz. will be packed in a small package or tin (see picture: 1st or 2nd pos. fr. right).