As the days get shorter and weather becomes cooler, gardeners are aware that their summer pastime will soon be coming to an end. That's good news for small greenhouses. , the camphor tree, also known as Cinnamomum camphora and/or camphor laurel, is used for culinary purposes, as a component of incense and as an ingredient in herbal medicine. The concept of this type of gardening became popular in 1981, thanks to the efforts of Mel Bartholomew, who publicized it through a Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) television series and books. The tree was introduced in other parts of the world like Australia and the United States of America in early nineteenth century as an ornamental tree.
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