EPPO Global Database

Cinnamomum aromaticum(CINAR)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-02-03

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CINAR
  • Preferred name: Cinnamomum aromaticum
  • Authority: Nees

Notes

China (including Taiwan). Bark used like cinnamon. Introduced in India, Bangladesh, Indochina


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cinnamomum cassia (Linnaeus) Don

Common names
Name Language
bastard cinnamon English
cassia-bark tree English
Chinese cinnamon English
Saigon cinnamon English
China-Zimtbaum German
Zimtkassie German
arbre à cannelle French
cannellier cassé French
cannellier de Chine French
canella del Coromandel Italian
Chinese kaneel Dutch
caneleira-da-china Portuguese
cássia-da-china Portuguese
ròu guì Chinese
肉桂 Chinese