How to Grow Myrrh?

Answer Myrrh is not a plant itself, but a resin from the Commiphora shrub, which grows in northern Africa and the Middle East. The shrub grows to about 12 feet high, and needs sunny and dry conditions to ... Read More »

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Use of Myrrh Oil?

The myrrh plant is indigenous to the African countries of Somalia and Ethiopia, as well as the Arabian peninsula. The essential oil is extracted from the resin of myrrh. In addition to using the oi... Read More »

How Did the Greeks Use Myrrh?

The ancient Greeks valued aromatic plants and the substances they extracted from them as healing agents. One such substance was myrrh, a bitter-tasting resin derived from the Commiphora genus of fl... Read More »

How to Use Myrrh for Parasites?

Myrrh is a plant resin extract whose use dates back to biblical times. The Commiphora or Balasmodendron myrrha trees populate the Mediterranean region, and the sap leaks from fissures in the bark o... Read More »

How to Make Myrrh Toothpaste?

Myrrh was often used by the Romans in tooth powders and pastes to clean their teeth. Hippocrates suggested the use of myrrh in mouthwash. Myrrh is considered to have disinfectant qualities that fig... Read More »