Black Spruce (Picea mariana) is a beautiful conifer that has many applications. It contains bornyl acetate (sedative, antispasmodic, analgesic), camphene (mucolytic), and alpha-pinene (anti-inflammatory). Our Black Spruce is from Canada and the distiller is eco-cert certified and sustainably sources his needles.
Latin Name: Picea mariana
Plant Origin: Canada
Botanical Family: Pinaceae
Plant Part: Needles and Twigs
Chemical Family: Monoterpenes, Esters
Aroma: Coniferous, Dry and Balsamic
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