Cedar needles from California trees that are very aromatic. Cedar is often used in the sweat lodge ceremony. A few pinches are thrown on the red-hot rocks, immediately sparking into a yellow glow and releasing their aroma. The smoke of burning cedar is said to attract the good spirits and eliminate negative energies. The image shows a full cedar branch. These are just the individual needles with no stems.
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