Alivan's Wood Attributes
Almond is widely known as the tree of life as it is the first tree to bloom in the spring. The user of this wand will have their own creativity greatly enhanced leading to happiness and prosperity.
Black Palm is widely regarded as one of the most powerful wands available. The Palm, known for its incredible durability and healing properties, is especially well suited for use in dream magic.
Bloodwood is said to reveal secrets of both the past and future and to aid its possessor in understanding the given knowledge. Well known for its brilliant red color it is also perfect for matters of the heart and healing.
Bocote is known for its artistic ability, magical knowledge and optimism.
Bois d'Arc is a flexible yet strong wood and is considered everlasting. It is also great for divination and casting spells related to reading of the mind.
Cherry speaks of love starting with its warm, rich color. An extremely earth centered wood, cherry has a very grounded energy that assists in being level headed and non impulsive. With its power toward clear and rational thinking, it is excellent for use in divination and great for spoken spells.
Cocobolo is a member of the rosewood family and boosts intuitive luck, but can lead to rash or hasty decisions.
Ebony is unquestionably accepted as the most powerful wood when it comes to magic. The user of this wand will have limitless power as well as unprecedented protectional qualities.
Black and White Ebony is a rare and unusual species of the ebony family. This type of wood goes under the name "pale moon ebony." Ebony is unquestionably accepted as the most powerful wood when it comes to magic. The user of this wand will have limitless power as well as unprecedented protectional qualities.
Elder is written to be among the most powerful of all wand woods. It symbolizes regeneration and it is believed to be a cure all within magical circles...it is also beneficial in times of transformation and change.
Hawthorne is extremely powerful in its ability to ward off evil from its possessor. It is also a wood known to be used as a stimulant to both men and women and is sacred to all faeries.
Hickory is especially suited to the creation of abundance and power. The user of this wand will have great overall presence and discipline while it will aid greatly in helping
its owner find direction.
Holly possesses protection qualities which far surpass any other wood and is on record for its overall strength. Holly is the chosen wood for use in performing and guiding dream magic.
Kingwood is treasured for its strength and protective properties. This wood is an excellent healing wood, closely tied with will power, it would also be excellent for luck, magic or divination. Also for curses, this is not a wood for novices or the untrustworthy.
Leopardwood is a rare type of wood that gives protection and happiness.
Lignum Vitae, the tree of life, is well know for its medicinal qualities and the ability to cure most any ailment. This makes it perfect for protection and healing charms. Lignum Vitae is also famous for being the hardest and heaviest wood on record.
Mahogany is known to be excellent for transfiguration and makes a great tool for warding off the Dark Arts.
Maple is known to be great for charm work and levitation. Useful in divination, it is also said to reveal secrets of both the past and future and to aid its possessor in understanding the given knowledge.
Mesquite is well known for healing the heart and soul.
Oak has always been respected by nearly all world cultures. Admired for its strength and size it represents strength, endurance and power. Because it is often struck by lightening it has become associated with having the ability to attract inspiration, wisdom and illumination.
Olivewood holds happiness and peace and is a strong, distinguished wood.
Padauk is a rich red color and interlocking grain pattern gives its user great vision and creativity...while harboring healing powers.
Pink Ivory is a fine quality hardwood delightful in its colouring and finish. The deep pink is designed with concurrent turns and flares. The user of this wand must be extremely careful of its innate destructive workings.
Purpleheart signifies royalty and works well for exposing compassion and generosity. The purple itself has been said to emit ultraviolet frequencies of magic.
Red Cedar is known to be a protective wood and will guard against evil thus warding off the Dark Arts. Red Cedar is also used for money and love charms which are father emblems.
Redwood is known to be extremely useful for protection spells as well as to help obtain focus and discipline. The user of this wand will find complete serenity in the most chaotic of situations.
Rosewood is well known for its powers in matters of the heart as well as for its medicinal qualities. This makes it the perfect wand for love charms and healing. It is also well suited for use in divination.
Rowan is considered to be the enemy of all witchery and is famous for its protective qualities. Rowan is also said to avert storms and lightning and to bring peace to its owner.
Tulipwood is a light colored wood with dark veins of pink running through. It is known for friendship and happiness.
Walnut is known for its protective nature which makes it perfect for security against the dark arts.
Willow is known as the tree of enchantment. It is famous for its unique healing properties and is used to generate great psychic energy as an aid in divination.
Yew is unique in that it is associated with both death and rebirth. It is known to enhance magical and psychic abilities and is especially suited to spells of transfiguration. The user of this wand must be extremely careful of its innate destructive workings.