Learn how to care for the Canela Tree aka the Cinnamon Plant!
The Canela Tree, also known as the cinnamon plant, is related to the culinary cinnamon we know and love. In fact, bruising the leaves or stems of the Canela Tree can actually produce a faint cinnamon scent. Native to Taiwan, the Canela is is characterized by its glossy, oval leaves, and its resilient nature as an indoor houseplant.
Indoors, it is best to provide the Canela with low to medium light.
Water once weekly - with tepid water - allowing the top inch of soil dry out between waterings.
Average home humidity.
Average home temperature. If you’re comfortable, the Canela is comfortable.
A well cared Canela Tree will grow up to 8 ft tall.
SYMPTOM: Leaf tips browning
CAUSE: Under watered
SYMPTOM: Yellowing leaves
CAUSE: Over watered
SYMPTOM: Brown disc-shaped spots under leaves
CAUSE: Scale. Wipe leaves, top and bottom, with soapy water
It is best practice to keep houseplants out of reach of small children and pets.
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