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Cinnamomum japonicum /Japanese Cinnamomum

Cinnamomum japonicum    / Cinnamomum japonicum
Attractive foliage of the Japanese camphor
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Attractive foliage of the Japanese camphor


Upright growing tree

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Scientific Name: Cinnamomum japonicum
Common Name: Japanese Cinnamomum
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 30-50 feet
Spread: 20- 30 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
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Comments: Used as a street tree in Japan. Produces prominent parallel veins and the foliage has a bluish cast. Cannot tolerate hard freezes.