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Cinnamodendron ekmanii, Canelilla, Canelillo

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Cinnamodendron ekmanii

Canelilla, Canelillo
Family: Canellaceae
Origin: Caribbean endemic
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterRed/crimson/vinous flowersFragrantEthnomedical plant.
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Cinnamodendron bark contains tannin. Tea of this plant has been used by indigenous people in the island against the flu and also as aphrodisiac.



Cinnamodendron ekmanii, Canelilla, Canelillo

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Cinnamodendron ekmanii, Canelilla, Canelillo

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Cinnamodendron ekmanii, Canelilla, Canelillo

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