buy spanish cedar wood at hearne hardwoods inc


Spanish Cedar is a stable durable soft textured lumber from Central and South America.  It is used for both interior and exterior applications although with its mild texture it does not withstand abuse.  Spanish Cedar is used for classical guitars and cigar humidors.

  • Cigar humidor linings
  • Siding and shutters
  • Musical instruments
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Characteristics of Spanish Cedar

Origin of Wood Type Central America
Botanical Name Cedrela odorata
Specific Gravity 0.4
Avg. Weight Per BF 3 lb/ bf
Color Range Light Brown – Red
Rarity / Availability Readily Available
Typical Avg. Width 4″ to 12″
Typical Avg. Length 8′ to 12′
Avg. Waste Factor 0.3
Wood Uses Garden Furniture, Outdoor Construction, Bridges, Gates, Fences, Doors and more
Lumber Grades Common 1 & 2, FAS, Quartersawn (Figured)
Other Trade Names Atlas Cedar, Atlantic Cedar, Deodar Cedar

Spanish Cedar Lumber Detailed Pricing:

Thickness Grade Figure Type Grain Orientation Width Range Length Range Price Per BF
4/4 FAS None Flat Sawn 4.00″ to 8.50″ 96.00″ to 144.00″ $9.00
8/4 FAS None Flat Sawn 4.00″ to 8.50″ 96.00″ to 144.00″ $10.00
12/4 FAS None Flat Sawn 4.00″ to 8.50″ 96.00″ to 144.00″ $12.00

Sample Pictures of Spanish 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.