New to palo santo? Centuries old, this wood is derived from a wild tree native to Mexico and the coast of South America. Its Spanish name Bursera graveolens translates to mean "holy wood," and may even have spiritual superpowers: When burned, the sticks smell like lemons and pine, and are said to promote creativity, clear negative energy, and invite good luck.
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