Canella winterana


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Related to Canella winterana: canella bark, wild cinnamon
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Noun1.Canella winterana - large evergreen shrub or small tree having white aromatic bark and leathery leaves and small purple to red flowers in terminal cymes
genus Canella - one species
canella, canella bark, white cinnamon - highly aromatic inner bark of the Canella winterana used as a condiment and a tonic
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Although Canella winterana is a common element of the West Indies (Asprey & Robbins 1953), the species is here reported for the first time for the Flora of Colombia.
Although Canella winterana is widely distributed in the Caribbean (Tomlinson 2001, Salazar & Nixon 2008), and its presence in Colombia was incidentally anticipated by Gilg (1925), this is the first documented record of the species in the country.
Cuya with curbana and guatapana (Sideroxylon salicifolium with Canella winterana and Acacia macracantha; Table 15)
Cuya with curbana and black ebony (Sideroxylon salicifolium with Canella winterana and Diospyrus grisebachii; Table 16)
Methods: The plant species selected for this study were Canella winterana, Croton discolor, Goetzea elegans, Guaiacum officinale, Pimenta racemosa, Simarouba tulae, and Thouinia striata.
Metodologia: Las especies seleccionadas para este estudio fueron Canella winterana, Croton discolor, Goetzea elegans, Guaiacum officinale, Pimenta racemosa, Simarouba tulae y Thouinia striata.
Canellaceae species from the West Indies, specially the widespread Canella winterana Gaertn.
Beverages prepared with these plants are consumed to treat fever with Canella winterana (Roig, 1991), stomach problems with Canella winterana and Cinnamodendron ekmanii Sleumer from the Dominican Republic (Salazar, 2006), pain with Canella winterana (Ayensu, 1981), sexual diseases such as syphilis with Canella winterana (Ayensu, 1981), and asa post-partum beverage to "clean" the uterus ('matriz") in the Dominican Republic with Canella winterana and Cinnamodendron sp (Salazar, 2006).
Se describe la anatomia de la madera de Coccoloba cozumelensis, Coccoloba spicata, Gymnanthes lucida, Blomia cupanioides, Canella winterana.
The most common species are: Sideroxylon salicifolium, Canella winterana, Acacia macracantha and Senna atomaria.
3]-Sideroxylon 1 3 3 2 2 3 salicifolium Canella winterana + + + r + Acacia macracantha 4 r + + r r Senna atomaria 2 r + r 1 Bursera simaruba r + r + + + [E.