Boswellia sp., Boswellia. Boswellia nana
Boswellia nana

Boswellia sp.

Family: Burseraceae
Origin: Tropical Africa
Plant with caudexSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunDry conditionsModerate waterUnusual colorDeciduous plantEthnomedical 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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