Scientific Name: Juniperus virginia
Country of Origin: USA
Synonyms: Red cedar, eastern red cedar, southern red cedar, Bedford cedarwood (oil)
Plant Family: Cupressaceae
Plant Parts Used: Timber waste, sawdust, shavings etc
Extraction Method: Distillation
Physical Characteristics: Pale yellow or orange oily liquid.
Dominant Note(s): Base
Aroma: Mild sweet-balsamic, pencil-wood scent.
Main Constituents: Up to 80% cedrene, cedrol 93-14%) and cedrenol among others
Blends With: Sandalwood, Rose, Juniper, Cypress, Vetiver, Patchouli and Benzoin
Safety Precautions: Can cause acute local irritation externally, use in dilution only with great care. Powerful abortifacient avoid during pregnancy