B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Boswellia sacra is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F (-1° to +4.5°C)
|Type of plant - tree
pinnate, toothed.. peeling bark, aromatic
|Height, in meters: 7
Height, in feet: 23.10
|Boswellia sacra sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Boswellia sacra:
Common names for Boswellia sacra:
|(makes nice bonsai), Frankincense (resin), Hojari (resins, Oman), Mohor, Olibanum,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|We are looking for seeds from this plant, if you know where we can find seeds or would like to be told when we have a source, please let me know.|
|11||: Bonsai Seed List (Hardy and Tender)|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|79||: North African Native and Introduced Plants|
|191||: Tropical Shrubs and Trees|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Boswellia sacra seeds will usually germinate in 7 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Pre-soak in a weak Hydrogen Peroxide solution. Keep humid, but not damp. Cover very thinly with sand, vermiculite or perlite. The germination rate for Boswellia sacra is said to be quite low.