Turpentine Gum - Vietnam
Turpentine Oil is obtained from a specific species of Pine which is popularly known as Scots Pine. The name Scots Pine must have been derived due to its presence in Scotland and all across Europe. This species of Pine would only grow above 1200 meters altitude or height above the sea level. This evergreen tree would grow up to 25 meters in height and can have a life span of up to 300 years. The needle shaped leaves of this tree are about 5 cm long and 2mm broad. The seeds of Pine tree make a formation of cone while they can be individually 3 to 5 mm long. These seed cones open up after 2 years of their pollination.