Here is a piece of gum benzoin, the substance from which Friar's balsam is made.
It is found on dead pine, spruce, balsam, and other conifers.
When the heart is sick and sorest, There is balsam in the forest–– There is balsam in the forestFor its pain.
As straight as a pine, as sweet as a balsam, as sound as a white oak.
A balsam in Gaelic tales, in which a “Vessel of Balsam” ...