An interesting little number, blooming teas (more commonly known as flowering teas) are tea leaves bundled into a sphere around a flower. When submerged into the boiled water, these spheres open up, allowing the flower to bloom, and flavouring the tea.
Flower shaped Mini Lemon Curd Tarts ~ Focuseat (I originally saw the recipe on www.the350degreeoven.com but the link to Pinterest wouldn't work... Used canned lemon filling-scrumptious. Canned apple filling, chopped & heated also was a big hit. Nice little treats!