Palo Santo Wood - Burserea
graveolens - from Peru.
Sweet Palo Santo wood, a.k.a Holy wood, has
been used since ancient times by the Incas
as a spiritual remedy for purifying and
cleansing. It is said to cleanse a space of
Palo Santo wood is harvested under
government supervision by the natives of the
Peruvian jungle. Palo Santo trees often drop
their twigs and branches and the wood is
collected from the ground. No trees are
destroyed in the collection of our wood.
These sticks can be lit alone as is and will
burn for a few seconds to a minute or so and
extinguish themselves, filling a space with
a sweet warm fragrance.
The wood can also be ground and powdered and
used in small amounts as an ingredient in
Mixes wonderfully with all the copal resins,
sandalwood, vanilla, balsams, benzoin, etc.
The scent is amazing!