Ember Candles mports these Ha-ze Wax Candles. Ha-ze (pronounced "hah zay") is a kind of Japanese lacquer tree that only grows in Japan and the wax squeezed from its wooden fruit has been used to make Japanese candles since the ancient times. Candles made with Ha-ze wax is considered most prized for Japanese traditional candles "wa-rousoku".
Ha-ze lacquer tree seed wax candles are hand crafted by artisans using 100% sustainable plant-based ingredients with traditional techniques in Shiga prefecture. These candles give very little soot with almost no drip and the flame tends to be bigger and brighter than modern paraffin candles. No additives, sustainable, vegan and earth friendly.