Easily grown in average, slightly acidic, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist, well-drained soils. Intolerant of drought. Propagation is difficult (approximately 95% of seed produced is not viable). Woody cuttings are difficult to root, but juvenile cuttings are easier to root.
19 inch (48 cm)
5 inch (13 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Cinnamon Bark, Dal chini,Acer griseum
Maximum Reachable Height
20 to 30 feet
Easy to grow
Planting and care
Water the tree twice each week during dry periods while it is young, and mist it occasionally with a gentle spray of water from a hose.
A cinnamon tree grows best in humid conditions.
Cinnamon Bark care
Plant a cinnamon tree outdoors in fall to give it time to establish itself during the rainy season. Place it in sandy soil, at least 10 feet from other trees or shrubs and in partial shade.
Scratch 1 ounce of balanced, granular fertilizer into the tree s soil, and water the soil. A balanced fertilizer contains equal amounts of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium.
Well drained soil
20 to 20 degrees C
Apply any organic fertilizer
Cinnamon Bark uses
The plant is used for ornamental purpose
Unverified information Root and leaves-used in intermittent fevers, biliousness, jaundice; also in rheumatic affections; bruised in salt water, used in skin diseases
A decoction of the root bark is given to women to control fits at the time of delivery
Frequently Asked Questions
When to plant Cinnamon?
Cinnamon is planted during June-July.
Can you plant Cinnamon?
You can plant a Cinnamon plant preferably outdoors, in pot or in ground at a spot receiving below growing conditions for the plant - 1. Direct bright sunlight for more than 6 hours a day preferably in morning. 2. Soil should be nutrient rich and well drained. 3. Apply Water when soil (1-2 inch) feels dry to touch. 4. Once the plant is overgrown in current pot, plant it in field. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com
How does Cinnamon plant look like?
Cinnamon is a bushy, evergreen tree belonging to the family Lauraceae. It may reach a height of about 6-15 meter.
How to plant Cinnamon seeds?
To grow Cinnamon plant through seed consider the following points 1. Use a pot having 7-10 inch upper diameter and drainage holes. 2. Fill the pot with well drained soil. To sow seeds make a hole about 1/2 inch in soil, place seeds in it, cover with soil and apply water. 3. Maintain the moisture in soil by applying water if soil in pot (1-2 inch) feels dry to touch. 4. Keep the pot at a location receiving indirect bright light. Seeds will germinate within 15-20 days. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com
Does Cinnamon come from a plant?
Yes,Cinnamon is plant originated and famous for its bark and leaves which are strongly aromatic.
What part of Cinnamon plant becomes the spice?
Bark and leaves are used commercially for consumption as spice crop.
Is Cinnamon a medicinal plant?
Cinnamon is a spice crop and very well known for its strong aroma.
How to grow Cinnamon plant?
Cinnamon plant is grown by seeds and by cuttings and air layering. Consider the following points to grow plant. 1. Sunlight- More than 6 hours of direct bright sunlight is required. 2. Soil- Soil or potting mixture should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich.
3. Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season(June-July).
Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com
How big do Cinnamon plants get?
Cinnamon plants may reach a height of about 6-15 meter.
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How often should i water it and does it come with soil or should i get my own soil?