Cinnamonum Zeylanicum

Botanical Name: Cinnamonum Zeylanicum
Common Name: Cinnamon
Folk Names: Sweet wood, Ceylon cinnamon
Habitat & Description: Evergreen tree with light brown papery bark and has leathery leaves, small yellow to white flowers in clusters followed by purple berries. Zone 10, well drained sandy soil in sun
Planetary Ruler: Sun
Gender: Male
Elemental Rule: Fire
Parts Used: bark, leaves
Culinary Uses: bark and leaves are used for seasoning and spices
Medicinal Uses: help with diarrhea & nausea, colds
Magickal Uses: spirituality, healing, stimulate psychic awareness