Aquilaria sinensis

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Aquilaria sinensis is a species of plant in the Thymelaeaceae family. It is endemic to China. It is threatened by habitat loss. This medicinal plant is a source of fragrant wood, formed under a pathological condition, called Chen Xiang or agarwood. The tree produces agarwood, a valuable fragrant wood used for incense and medicine.  



Institution National Engineering Laboratory for Breeding of Endangered Medicinal Materials, Institute of Medicinal Plant Development,Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China

Material: Hainan, China



InstitutionSouth China Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences

             Yunnan Agricultural University

Material: Guangzhou, China

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