Saturday, November 30, 2013

Myrrh is a aromatic resin used

Old Dominion University - Plants of the Bible

AgroforestryTree Database

Myrrh Information from Wikipedia

Plant World of the Bible

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Frankincense is a tree that produces a beautiful aromatic resin.  It is mentioned in the Holy Bible and it was one of the gifts the wise men offered to the Christ child.

Here are some informational links with more information about frankincense.

God as a Gardener        
Experiencing God through Plants
Herbs of the Bible - Frankincense

Frankincense is also being studied for its ability to fight cancer.  Please note the studies are not complete and clinical trials are still being conducted.  Researchers are still trying to identify the chemical component in the Frankincense oil that is responsible for tumor cell-specific apoptosis.

Boswellia sacra essential oil induces tumor cell-specific apoptosis and suppresses tumor aggressiveness in cultured human breast cancer cells.

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Calamus - Interesting information about the Calamus plant mentioned in the Bible.

Old Dominion University - Bible Plants

Gardening with Biblical Plants: Handbook for the Home Gardener

Plant World of the Bible

God as a Gardener
Experiencing God through Plants

To purchase Calamus Essential Oil Click Here.