buy aromatic cedar at hearne hardwoods


  • Domestic timber that best grows in the southern states
  • Shows reddish heart with white sap
  • The material is generally full of knots
  • As name suggests the wood has an aromatic smell, which makes it ideal for closets and blanket chests

Characteristics of Aromatic Cedar

Origin of Wood Type USA
Botanical Name Juniperus virginiana
Specific Gravity  0.44
Avg. Weight Per BF 3.00 lb/bf
Color Range white-gold-crimson-red
Rarity / Availability Readily Available
Typical Avg. Width 3″ to 9″
Typical Avg. Length 8′ to 12′, sometimes longer available
Avg. Waste Factor 0.3
Wood Uses Fine Furniture, Cabinetry, Exterior Uses, Blanket Chests, Closets
Lumber Grades Knotty (unselected)
Other Trade Names Cedar

Aromatic Cedar Lumber Detailed Pricing:

Thickness Grade Grain Orientation Width Range Length Range Price Per BF
4/4 FAS Flat Sawn 4.00″ to 8.50″ 96.00″ to 144.00″ $7.00
4/4 FAS Flat Sawn 9.00″ to 11.50″ 96.00″ to 144.00″ $8.00

Sample Pictures of Aromatic Cedar

Please Note: The photos below are examples of the species and may no longer be products available for sale.

All pictures of wood that appear wet, have been sprayed with denatured alcohol to show the natural color.  We use denatured alcohol because it evaporates and does not affect the moisture content.