March: Alder Tree Lore


Tree Teaching song

Alder bark and branch, such a useful Tree.  Faerie tree in Kore time, Heal the doubt in me.

Associations for the Oghams in three levels of interpretation.
Lunar Tree

Fearn – Alder

Strength/True to Self/Knowledge

Flesh/Physical – Balancing Male and Female/Bridge between fire and water/Binds and consolidates.  Deals with doubt.

“Be aware of uniqueness in self and others.  Keep your eyes open to see the unusual and acknowledge what is seen.”

Heart/Mental– Shielding/Protection of Nourishing aspects/Courage/Facing issues.

“Utilizing something overlooked.”

Spiritual – Stepping Forward/ Confidence/Breaking new ground/ Awareness on all levels/Accept and learn from Failure.

“Offer Spiritual aid if needed.”