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Taxon: Cinnamomum verum J. Presl

Genus: Cinnamomum
Family: Lauraceae.
Nomen number: 70183
Place of publication: F. Berchtold & J. S. Presl, Prir. rostlin 2:36, 37-44, t. 7. 1825
Comment: according to TL-2 4:389. 1983, J. Presl alone was the author of volumes 2 & 3 of this work
Name verified on: 05-Oct-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 05-Oct-2009
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • cinnamon   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • xi lan rou gui   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • cannelier de Ceylan   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • Ceylonzimt   (Source: S. Reichel, p.c.) – German
  • Ceylonzimtbaum   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • echter Ceylonzimt   (Source: S. Reichel, p.c.) – German
  • Zimtbaum   (Source: L. Conrad, p.c.) – German
  • caneleiro   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese
  • canela-da-Índia   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • canela   (Source: B. León, p.c.) – Spanish
  • canelero de Ceilán   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • äkta kanel   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Sri Lanka

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Western Indian Ocean: Comoros; Mauritius; Mayotte; Seychelles
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
    South-Central Pacific: Cook Islands; French Polynesia
    Southwestern Pacific: American Samoa; Fiji; Samoa
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: West Indies

      Cultivated:
  • AFRICA
    Western Indian Ocean: Madagascar; Seychelles
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China
    Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India; Sri Lanka
    Indo-China: Vietnam
    Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Mexico
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Jamaica; Martinique
    Northern South America: French Guiana
    Brazil: Brazil
  • lesser cultivated elsewhere in tropics

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Images:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?70183 (28 August 2014)

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