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Frankincense
shopping: two varieties
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per 1/4 Pound
Quantity:  
$3.20 
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per Pound
Quantity:  
$8.00 
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per 1/4 Pound
Quantity:  
$3.40 
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per Pound
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$8.50 
Boswellia carteri

frankincense

plant overview
warmly-scented frankincense

Frankincense is the aromatic resin harvested from Boswellia trees that are found throughout India, East Africa and the Arabian Peninsula. Aside from the Biblical reference of the Three Wise Men, who brought frankincense, myrrh and gold to the infant Jesus, this resin has been used as incense for centuries. It was also once commonly used in cosmetics. In fact, charred frankincense provided the kohl that Cleopatra used to highlight her eyes, what we might consider the forerunner of modern eye liner.

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Frankincense
Boswellia carteri

frankincense

plant overview
warmly-scented frankincense

Frankincense is the aromatic resin harvested from Boswellia trees that are found throughout India, East Africa and the Arabian Peninsula. Aside from the Biblical reference of the Three Wise Men, who brought frankincense, myrrh and gold to the infant Jesus, this resin has been used as incense for centuries. It was also once commonly used in cosmetics. In fact, charred frankincense provided the kohl that Cleopatra used to highlight her eyes, what we might consider the forerunner of modern eye liner.

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Where in the World
habitat and range for frankincense

for educational purposes only

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

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