black and white drawing of a frankincense tree by Wild Planet Aromatherapy

Botanical name: Boswellia carteri

Country of origin: Oman 

The resin from the tree is steam distilled to produce the essential oil. Used for centuries, it has a sweet, spicy, resinous aroma with uplifting properties to calm and uplift the spirits and an excellent oil to use if meditating as it gently calms the mind.