Eastern redcedar Forest Management and Silvicultural Prescription Guidelines
Eastern redcedar Forest Management and Silvicultural Prescription Guidelines Monday, April 29, 2019
Author(s): John DuPlissis
Eastern redcedar (Juniperus virginiana) is a medium-sized, evergreen, coniferous tree that is native throughout the eastern half of North
America. The wide natural distribution of eastern redcedar demonstrates its adaptability and its ability to grow on a wide-range of soils
and climatic conditions.
Although generally not considered to be an important commercial species, its wood is highly valued for posts, paneling and specialty furniture because of its beauty, durability, and workability. It is often used to make or line chests and drawers (as a moth repellent)