Ireland's Wild Plants – Myths, Legends & Folklore: Myths by Niall Mac Coitir

By Niall Mac Coitir

In historical eire there have been 365 assorted elements to the physique, and a distinct plant to remedy every one half. So the wild crops of eire are certain up in our tradition and folklore from the earliest instances. To arry a four-leaved shamrock brings good fortune in playing, whereas placing 9 ivy leaves below her pillow capability a lady will dream of her destiny husband. right here crops are defined in seasonal order, a point of view relationship again to our ancestors. varied facets of plant folklore are tested following a quick historical past of conventional natural medication in eire. integrated are their roles in magical safeguard, in charms and spells (especially for love!), as trademarks in children’s video games, and in Irish position names.

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