Camphor Tree

Evergreen tree. Image of an ecology. Light in the sun and The big tree which grew, Big camphor tree
Categories: Medicinal Plant

Cinnamomum camphora
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An ancient camphor tree (estimated to be over 1,000 years old) in Japan
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom:Plantae
Clade:Tracheophytes
Clade:Angiosperms
Clade:Magnoliids
Order:Laurales
Family:Lauraceae
Genus:Cinnamomum
Species:
C. camphora
Binomial name
Cinnamomum camphora

Cinnamomum camphora is a species of evergreen tree that is commonly known under the names camphor tree, camphorwood or camphor laurel.

Camphor Tree (Wiktionary)

English

Noun

camphor tree (usually uncountable, plural camphor trees)

  1. An aromatic, glossy-leaved evergreen tree native to eastern Asia (Cinnamomum camphora) grown as a shade tree as well as for timber and camphor.
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