Cinnamomum

Cinnamomum
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Camphor Laurel Cinnamomum camphora
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
Division:Magnoliophyta
Class:Magnoliopsida
Order:Laurales
Family:Lauraceae
Genus:Cinnamomum
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Cinnamomum is a genus of evergreen trees and shrubs. All of them belong to the same family as the laurel, Laurelaceae. The species in the genus have aromatic oils in their leaves and bark. There are over 300 species in the genus. They can be found in the tropical and subtropical regions of the Americas, Oceania, Asia and Australasia.

Well-known Cinnamomum species include Cinnamon (Cinnamomum verum, also known as "true cinnamon" or Ceylon Cinnamon); Cassia (C. aromaticum or C. cassia), Camphor laurel (C. camphora), Saigon cinnamon (C. loureiroi, also known as Vietnamese cinnamon, Vietnamese cassia, or Saigon cassia), Malabathrum (C. tamala, also known as C. tejpata; tejpat or tej pat in Hindi; or, inaccurately, "Indian bay leaf").

Other Languages
Afrikaans: Cinnamomum
العربية: دارصيني
azərbaycanca: Darçın ağacı
català: Cinnamomum
Cebuano: Cinnamomum
čeština: Skořicovník
Deutsch: Cinnamomum
eesti: Kaneelipuu
Ελληνικά: Κιννάμωμον
English: Cinnamomum
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Esperanto: Cinamomo
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français: Cinnamomum
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한국어: 녹나무속
Հայերեն: Դարչնածառ
hornjoserbsce: Kafrowc
hrvatski: Kamforovac
Bahasa Indonesia: Cinnamomum
italiano: Cinnamomum
עברית: קינמון
ქართული: დარიჩინის ხე
kurdî: Darçîn
Latina: Cinnamomum
magyar: Cinnamomum
македонски: Циметово дрво
Bahasa Melayu: Pokok Medang
မြန်မာဘာသာ: နလင်ကျော်
日本語: ニッケイ属
Nordfriisk: Kaneelen
polski: Cynamonowiec
português: Cinnamomum
русский: Коричник
Scots: Cinnamomum
ślůnski: Skůrzica
suomi: Kanelipuut
svenska: Kanelsläktet
українська: Коричник
Tiếng Việt: Chi Quế
West-Vlams: Cinnamomum
Winaray: Cinnamomum
中文: 樟属