wood, cedar, yellow, alaskan

Alaskan Yellow Cedar, unfinished

Alaskan yellow cedar, unfinished

scientific name: Chamaecyparis nootkatensis, also known as sitka spruce

uses:  boat building, shakes, trim, panels

source:  Pacific Northwest

ecological status:

qualities:  hardest of the cedars, slow-growing, disease and rot-resistant.  It is available in a number of grades including CVG (clear vertical grain).

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