Description: From the Spruce pine tree comes a beautiful burgundy resin. This resin is collected and put through a cleaning and melting process to produce a higher quality end product. It has a long history of use in many cultures. In the Middle Ages Spruce resin was used for incense burning and medicinal purposes.
Synonyms: none known
Origin: North America, Central Europe
Parts Used: resin
Aroma Description: strong forest-like fragrance, balsamic, fresh, slight fruity undertone
Cosmetic Uses: none known
Culinary Uses: none known
Medicinal Attributes: antibacterial, used for muscular stiffness and rheumatism, as a decongestant, etc.
Element Association: Air
Planetary Association: Mars
Aromatic Note: Base note
Essential Oil: Yes, steam distilled essential oil is available
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