Common Name: Cedarwood
Botanical Name: Juniperus virginiana
Slow-growing, coniferous evergreen, reaching heights of 33m. It has a reddish heartwood and bears brown cones. Cedar is an important timber tree and often used throughout the Caribbean to build many of The Great Houses. Its aromatic insect resistant trunk is steam distilled to produce a woody middle note.
Properties: A well rooted tree, you can lean on to provide strength and stability. Cedar wood essential oil has grounding properties and is known to combat negativity.