Palo Santo, or Holy Stick (Burseara Graveolens) is a natural wood aromatic incense used for centuries by the Incas and indigenous people of the Andes as a spiritual remedy for purifying and cleansing, as well as to get rid of evil spirits and misfortune. as well as for medicinal purposes. It has a pleasing citrus aroma with underlying notes of frankincense, its close relative. It is often used by shamans in sacred plant spirit ceremonies.
This Palo Santo is sustainably wild harvested from naturally fallen trees and branches that lie dead for 4-10 years before they are harvested.
Product of Peru.
These sticks are slightly bigger in diameter and less uniform than our Ecuador sticks.
Package by weight - 4 oz package has 10-18 sticks.
The sticks are approximately 4 in. long and 3/8 to 3/4 in. diameter.