G/P/E: Masculine, Mercury, Earth.
Magical uses:Useful in raising spirits and to aid in meditation.
G/P/E: Feminine, Venus, Air.
Magical uses:Branches are widely used for wands. One must always be cautious to ask permission from the Elder Dryad before cutting or harvesting Elder limbs or leaves and berries to avoid very bad luck. It is also considered very bad luck to burn Elder wood. The leaves hung around the doors and windows will ward off evil.
G/P/E: Feminine, Moon, Air.
Magical uses:Used in healing rituals, charms and amulets. Place the leaves around a blue candle and burn for healing energies. Green pods worn around the neck eases the discomfort of colds, sore throats and congestion.
G/P/E: Masculine, Sun, Air.
Magical uses:Anoint eyelids with the infusion daily to induce clairvoyant visions and psychic dreams.