Commiphora myrrha
Yemen
Commiphora myrrha from Yemen
In addition to frankincense, myrrh was a sacred resin presented to the newborn baby Jesus. Myrrh is popular for use in industry, medicine and incense.

Latin name: Commiphora myrrha

Harvest location: Yemen

Scent: balsamic, bitter, spicy
Description
Myrrh trees grow in many countries around the world. The best known myrrh is certainly the Commiphora myrrha, also called true myrrh.

The highest quality myrrh comes from Yemen, the resin pieces are partly golden in color and the scent is very intense.
We import Yemeni myrrh, as well as other types of incense and resin, directly from Yemen.

A rare myrrh of very high quality.