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Cinnamon

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Cinnamon (Cinnamommon zeylanicom)
Family: Lauraceae
Wild: Asia
Where we get: Not Ca
Domestication
NONE

Item of interest
Edible bark
Magnollid
New leave bright red, older leaves green (red leave still do photosynthesis, chlorophyll cover by red pigment)
Antibiotic  Cinnamaldehyde, Eugenol (menthol like good anesthetic)
Aphrodisiac
o Too much it toxic
o Permanent erection
o Hormonal
White Spot (dental term for lesion in epithelia)
Use for 1000 years/ precious spice

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