Boswellia is native to India and is used for arthritis, asthma, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis and rheumatoid arthritis. It is high in anti-inflammatory products thus helps such a wide range of painful conditions. Many clinical studies plus hundreds of years of traditional use make this plant extract one to try for any of these ailments. This small tree is mostly tropical in nature, doing best where temperatures don’t change and the humidity is high. The fragrant resin from the tree is hand collected. Frankincense, mentioned in the Bible, comes from a variety of boswellia.