Plant Care: How to Grow Cinnamon

Plant Type
Semi-Tropical Spice Tree

Harvest Season
Bark: After 2 Years of Maturing

Mature Size
Up to 60 ft. with an 8 ft. spread

Soil & Moisture
Moist, well-draining soil, rich in organic matter. Water well when blooming but make sure the soil is well-draining.

Light Requirements
Full Sun, Part Shade


Growth Rate

Zone Hardiness
Outdoors 8-11 with frost protection ; Patio/Greenhouse 4+