Aromatic Cedar - Juniperus virginiana
Aromatic Cedar tends to be a reddish or violet-brown. Sapwood is a pale yellow color, and can appear throughout the heartwood as streaks and stripes. Has a straight grain, usually with knots present. Has a very fine even texture. Aromatic Red Cedar has a distinct and tell-tale scent: the wood is commonly used in closets and chests to repel moths and other insects.
Origin: Eastern North America
Janka Hardness: 900 lbf (4,000 N)