Ash is an excellent wood for promoting brain power, aids in communication, intelligence, wisdom, and promotes curiosity. Use this wood to remove mental blockages and aid in the promotion of word use and understanding. It is the wood of the writer, poet, and scholar. Promotes spiritual love and health. Protects against unwanted change.
Beech is a wood of ancient wisdom, and the ancestors. Beech is sometimes called "Grandfather of Oak". A very hard wood that is associated with learning and education.
Birch is a symbol of rebirth, renewal, and diligence. Birch is a wood of patience and calm. A good wood for a groups leader. Organization and loyalty are also properties of this wood.
Cherry has very grouded, non-impulsive energy. It helps to keep a level head and focus on the here and now. Cherry is used in ritual to stabilize and focus. Cherry is often used for intuitive and insight and to overcome obstacles.
Elm is strong in magic used concerning endurance, fertility, horticulture, passage thru death and phases of life & rebirth. Elm adds stability, grounding, and focus.
Lilac is good for dealing with romance, love, and passion. Superb for the realm of intellect, communication, mental concentration. Enhances sexual pleasure. Lilac provides protection during travel.
Maple is primarily use for spiritual healing. Maple is a traveler's wood. It enhances intellectual pursuits, acquiring knowledge, and communication. Matters concerning art, beauty, binding, and abundance should consider using this wood. The gypsies believe Maple brings gold and that eating the seeds draws love.
Oak is truth, steadfast knowledge, protection. Oaks bring vitality and long life. To the ancient Celtic people, oak was the protector, provider, benevolent king of the trees. Utilized as a healing wood, and very will grounded considering its strong connection to the earth. This wood helps center the mind, allowing it to focus on the task at hand and ignore distractions. Oak help promote both observation and intuition. Oak inspires bravery, presence, leadership skills, prosperity, and strength.
Walnut is a good wood for working on yourself such as inner healing. Walnut blocks out emotions and lets you focus on the work at hand.