Botanical Name: boswellia carterii
Aroma: herbaceous | earthy | resinous
Feel: warm | balance | comfort
Ingredient: 100% frankincense (boswellia carterii)
Plant Part: Resin
Method: Steam distilled
This species of Boswellia is a small deciduous tree, which reaches a height of 2m to 8m, with one or more trunks. Its bark has the texture of paper and can be removed easily. The trees start to produce resin when they are about 8 to 10 years old. The English word Frankincense is derived from Old French "francencens" meaning, high quality or ‘true’ incense.