Gum Olibanum (Frankincense)

Gum Olibanum (Frankincense)

Family: Burseraceae
Genus: Boswellia
Country of Origin: Northern Africa
Form/Size: “Tears”, Peasize, and Siftings

An aromatic (tree) resin used for incense, perfume, and aromatherapy. Harvested by “tapping” the tree and thereby extracting the sap. Quality determined by color, aroma, size, and purity. A species of great Biblical significance.

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