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Boswellia neglecta
Scientific Name: Boswellia neglecta S. Moore
Family: Burseraceae
Boswellia  neglecta
Boswellia neglecta in Art Pacheco's collection
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 10-12

Frost Tolerance: Avoid frost

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Tropical eastern Africa (Somalia)

Growth Habits: Caudiciform tree, up to 15 feet tall (4.5 m)

Watering Needs: Moderate to little water, needs good drainage

Propagation: Seeds

Boswellia neglecta is a relative of Boswellia carterii, the Indian tree from which frankincense is distilled. The resin of this tree has the distinct smell.

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