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All information gathered first-hand, since 1995



Flowers. Mar-May

Altitude. below 800-900 m.

Practical. Cade oil is distilled from the highly aromatic wood and used as an effective remedy for excema and other skin ailments in humans and animals. More currently, the oil is used for shampoo and other beauty care products. The wood is used to make charcoal and used as stakes (pity to cut them!) since it will resist rot for a good 20 years.