Botanical Name: Canarium madagascariensis
Madagascan Elemi (Canarium Madagascariense) is a tropical tree from the vast island of Madagascar that can grow up to around 30 metres in height.
A wonderful material for perfume, incense, aromatic/medicated salves, oils and creams and dissolves in alcohol
Named Harami locally, Madagascar Elemi is harvested in the wild and used as incense in the Malagasy culture to freshen the house and create an uplifting atmosphere. It is often incorporated in local folk medicine for skin problems.