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What Is the Cinchona Tree?

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What Is the Cinchona Tree?

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The cinchona tree, or fever tree, was once used as a malaria fever cure. It is a tall (50 to 100 feet) evergreen that flowers white, red or pink.

Keywords: fever, malaria cure, evergreen

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T.M. Samuels has been a freelance writer since 1993. She has published works in "Arthritis Today," "Alabama Living" and "Mature Years," and is the author of a gardening book. Samuels studied pre-medicine at Berry College.

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