Latin Name: Cedrela spp.
Common Name(s): Cedro, Brazilian Cedar, Honduras(n) Cedar, Others by origin of source
Sources: Central America, South America, Caribbean Islands Mexico
Characteristics: Light to dark red to reddish brown. Soft moderately coarse texture. Not a true cedar, but probably characterized as such due to the distinct aroma typically associated with cedar and cedar oils or resins.
Common Cuts: Rotary cut, Plain sliced
Uses: Humidors, cigar boxes, boat interiors, cabinetry.