Cinnamon Tree - Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Did you know that when you sprinkle cinnamon on your oatmeal and snickerdoodles, you're actually sprinkling tree bark? Cinnamon comes from the bark of trees in the Cinnamomum genus. The name, zeylanicum, comes from this plant’s place of origin: Sri Lanka (formerly known as Ceylon). Many other varieties also produce cinnamon, but harvest the finest cinnamon from the Cinnamomum zeylanicum. Hungry? Grab a piece of tree bark. Grab Cinnamomum zeylanicum.
- Average mature height: Up to feet
- Light: Full to part sun
- Soil: Average watering needs.
- Zones: 9b-11
Plant size. Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 3-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.