A natural filter made out of a bottle gourd, a common ornamental squash in China. The fine filter net is hand-sewn.
For gongfu cha, the filter is placed on serving pitchers while pouring out the tea to prevent leaves from tumbling through.
- MATERIAL: Bottle gourd (Hu Lu)
- WIDTH: Small: 5-6 cm, Large: 6.5-7 cm
- LENGTH: Small: 10-11 cm, Large: 11-13.5 cm