Camphor Tree - Camphora officinarum

Camphor Tree - Camphora officinarum

Camphor Tree

Camphora officinarum

Plant Height Plant Width Minimum Temperature Light Preference Water Soil PH Poisonous Species

Camphor Tree Planting Information

Growth Habit: Medium sized bushy tree. Great shade tree.

Plant Size: Up to 40m tall, trunks up to 3m in diameter. Can live centuries.

Temperature Preferences: Tropical, tolerates brief bouts of freezing temps if protected. Prefers 15C+

Light Preferences: Full sun

Water Requirements: Avoid very dry and water logged.

Soil Requirements: Well drained soils prefered. Suitable for montaine plots.

Sowing Temperature: Usually sown in winter, 10-20C. Can take up to 1 year, without pretreatments, to germinate.

Seed Treatments: Water soak. Some research suggests cold (5C) stratification in sphagnum moss and H2O2 soaks can improve germination rates. Read more.

Transplanting: Transplant after 1 year, protect with shade

Seed Rate: Plant Spacing: 6m | Row Spacing: 6m

Uses: Wood, Essential Oils, Ornamental

Camphor Tree Product

Products: Dried Seeds

Seed Count:

Germination Rate: 50-80%

Form: Air dried seeds


Availability: Fall harvest

Supply Ability: 300 ± KG Annually

Export: Yes

Shipping: Air Freight, Express

Variety Form MOQ Price Tier Quantities Packaging
Camphor Tree Seeds Dried 1 KG 1 & 84 Seeds 1, 3 & 5 KG Bags