HALF OFF GREEN SCENTS. Leafy, lush, herbaceous, fresh. These are all scents green. Nitrogen loving stalks, grasses, fronds, corkscrewing ringlets, prehensile vines, and leaves as big as elephant ears. Use GREEN at checkout.

Balsam fir

The most overlooked (and perhaps defining) note in Abies balsamea needles is the scent of the starch-based adhesive placed along the interior of envelope flaps (the type you have to lick to seal): gumstope. This odor is like the crust of its perfume, holding a pie jam center.
 
Photo: my handmade wild Vermont balsam fir absolute from long term tincture of needles and branches (2018-2020). Click here to purchase.
 
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