Botanical Information and Identification of Frankincense.


Botanical Information and Identification of Frankincense.

Frankincense Olibanum Boswellia Carterii Serrata Boswellic Acids  Common Name:Frankincense,Olibanum
 Species:Boswellia serrata Triana & Planch.,Boswellia Carterii,etc.
 Origin:Arabia,East Africa(particularly Oman, Socotra, Somalia)
 Genus Species:Boswellia thurifera or Boswellia papyrifera (Del.) Hochst
 Also Known As:Bible Frankincense,Olibanum.Boswellia carteri,boswellia carterii
 Botanical Name:Boswellia carteri
 Other names:Olibanum
 Synoms:Gummiresina olibanum, Thus.
 Illustration:(Boswellia Carterii) Bentley and Trimen, Med. Plants, 58.
 Parts Used:Resin from the tree

 Harvesting the plant:The gum is harvested from incisions made in the bark.
 Uses:Banishing,consecration,protection,ritual fumigations,divination,exorcism

 Aroma:Fresh,woody,balsamic,slightly spicy and fruity,Rich,sweet and balsamic aroma.A complexity of fruity, woody and spicy notes,A lower quality aroma at an economical price
 Color:Light Yellow
 Strength of Initial Aroma:Mild - Medium
 Largest Producing Countries:Africa,India


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  • Name:Frankincense Olibanum Extract
  • Serie No:P026
  • Specifications:Boswellic Acid 65%by HPLC,Boswellic Acid 65%by Titration.10:1.TLC.
  • EINECS/ELINCS No.:289-620-2,308-366-6
  • CAS:89957-98-2,97952-72-2
  • Chem/IUPAC Name:Boswellia Carterii Extract is an extract of the bark exudate of the olibanum, Boswellia carterii, Burseraceae Boswellia Serrata Extract is an extract of the bark exudate of the olibanum, Boswellia serrata, Burseraceae
  • Other Names:Frankincense,Olibanum,Boswellia thurifera,Boswellia papyrifera (Del.) Hochst,Bible Frankincense,Olibanum,Boswellia carteri,boswellia carterii,Gummiresina olibanum,Ru Xiang.

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Frankincense Olibanum Extract INCI Name Boswellia Carterii Extract Boswellia Serrata Extract CAS 89957-98-2.97952-72-2 EINECS ELINCS No.289-620-2,308-366-6 Boswellia Extract Boswellic Acids

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