Aromatic cinnamon-like aroma
Backhousia myrtifolia grows in the sub tropics of of Eastern Australia. B. myrtifolia is also known as carrol ironwood, neverbreak, ironwood or grey myrtle, or Australian lancewood.
The Cinnamon myrtle tree can grow up to 30 metres. The leaves vary from 4 to 7 cm long, with a cinnamon-like aroma. Flowers are star-shaped.