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Family: BURSERACEAE 

 Boswellia elongata
 


Photo by Boris "Puk" Vrskovy.

  
Author:  Isaac Bayley Balfour 1882
Family:  Burseraceae
Habitat:  Socotra
Soil:  Grit
Water:  Minimum
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  30 centimetres
Height:  5 meters
Flower:  Greenish
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

Photo by Boris "Puk" Vrskovy.
   This member of the Burseraceae family was described by Isaac Bayley Balfour in 1882. It is found on Socotra, growing on hill sides in grit with little to some water and lots of sun. It can grow to five meters, the flowers are greenish. 


Juvenile leaves by Soumen Aditya

  
The adult leaves and the stem of a young tree by Soumen Aditya