Heather is sacred to the Summer Solstice (Aprox. June 20).
- Latin name: Calluna vulgaris
- Celtic name: Ura (pronounced: Oor' uh)
- Folk or Common names: Common Heather, Ling, Scottish Heather
- Parts Used: herb, flowering shoots.
Magical History and Associations:
Heather is associated with the sun, and with the planet of Venus. Its color is resin colored and its element is water. Heather's bird is the lark, and its animal association is the honey bee....
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