Cinnamon is well known for its use in cinnamon rolls and apple pies. Its powerful taste is ideal for enhancing desserts. But did you know that cinnamon can also be useful in your garden?

With the arrival of summer, here are five reasons why your plants will love cinnamon, indoors and out.

Cinnamon will therefore help to speed up the germination and growth of plants, while keeping unwanted pests away. What more could you ask for from this fabulous spice?