About Root Candles
Amos Ives Root was inspired by a swarm of bees that landed on his window to begin his very first business - beekeeping. For 150 years, the Root name has been synonymous with beekeeping, honey, pure beeswax, and the highest quality candles. Someárefer to Root asá"America's First Family of Beekeeping".
Today, Root Candles can confidently lay claim to making "The Best Candles in America, Made in America Since 1869."