Western red cedar

Created 1999.

Common name: Western Red Cedar
Botanical name: Thuya plicata
Family: Cupressaceae
Origin: North America
Description: Pineapple scent
Allergens: Tropolones
Allergy: Allergic contact dermatitis - wood
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