Camphor Tree Cinnamomum camphora

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Cinnamomum camphora

Family:

Lauraceae

Genus:

Cinnamomum

Species:

camphora

Common Name:

Camphor Tree

Seeds Per Pound:
2,951
Quantity:
1.06 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
12
Germination:
91%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
98%
Height:
60-100 feet
Collection Locale:
India
Crop Year:
2017
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
10
In Stock: 1.06 lb
Prices
  • Cinnamomum camphora

Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
8.95
1 oz
19.95
1 lb
99.50
Growing Info:
Scarification: soak in warm water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* Cinnamomum camphora (commonly known as Camphor tree , Camphorwood or camphor laurel ) is a large evergreen tree that grows up to 20–30 metres tall. The leaves have a glossy, waxy appearance and smell of camphor when crushed. more...
* Camphor has a long history of herbal use in the Orient with a wide range of uses. It has occasionally been used internally in the treatment of hysteria, but in modern day herbalism it is mainly used as the essential oil and internal use is not advised.
* The essential oil is used in aromatherapy. more...
* Dark, shiny evergreen leaves, yellow flowers in short racemes; often much wider than tall; source of camphor; native to China and Japan.