The Parent Family is - Burseraceae

Woody Genus Boswellia

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Common Names - . FrankincenseSynonyms - . None
Authority - . Roxb. ex Colbr.Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? Angiosperm
Plant forms - Small treesTotal Number of species - 20
World Distribution - N.E. Africa
Comments - Has wood. The value is in the resins of the trees that is well known as Frankincense. The Frankincense mentioned in the Bible probably was Boswellia sacra.

Woody Species of Boswellia

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1 - Boswellia dalzielii
2 - Boswellia papyrifera
3 - Boswellia serrata

End of Listing for Woody Species of Boswellia