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Boswellia sp., Boswellia
Boswellia nana

Boswellia sp.

Boswellia
Family: Burseraceae
Origin: Tropical Africa
CaudexSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunModerate waterDry conditionsUnusual colorEthnomedical plant.
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Boswellia is a genus of trees in the order Sapindales, known for their fragrant resin which has many pharmacological uses. Boswellia sacra is the primary tree in the genus Boswellia from which frankincense, a resinous dried sap, is harvested.


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