G/P/E: Masculine, Sun, Water.
Magical attributes: A tree with protective qualities, it is used to make brooms for purification and wands for healing.
The leaves placed beneath a pillow induce psychic dreams.
The leaves bring luck and good fortune when carried in a pocket of bag worn around the neck.
Sea spells/magick/rituals, image magick, invincibility, protection from drowning, general protection, and luck.
Burning an ash log at Yule brings prosperity.
The leaf of this plant is used for travel safety.
Place one tablespoon of ash leaves in a bowl of water in the bedroom overnight, then toss out in the morning — doing this daily is said to prevent illness.
The leaves are astringent, cathartic, diaphoretic, mildly diuretic, laxative and purgative.
The have been used as a laxative, making a mild substitute for senna pods.
The bark is antiperiodic, astringent and a bitter tonic.
Little used in modern herbalism, it is occasionally taken in the treatment of fevers.
The seeds, including their wings, have been used as a carminative.