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Botanical Name: Eucalyptus globulus.
Gender: Cold, Feminine.
Planet: Moon, Mercury.
Folklore: Favourite food of the Koala,trees drop entire branches as they grow, the wood is used to make traditional digeridoos.
Medicinal uses: Clears blocked noses and sore throats, relieves arthritis and rheumatism.
Magical properties: Healing.
CAUTION: Do Not use on broken or irritated skin, large doses are toxic as an essential oil if taken internally.
Herb of the Month: Eucalyptus
Rune of the Month: Gebo
Featured in: Anglo-Saxon, Elder Futhark
English letter: G
English translation: Gift
Gender: balanced, masculine and feminine
Deity: Odin, Gefn
Meaning: Gifts, both in a sense of sacrifice and of generosity, indicating balance. All matters in relation to exchanges, including contracts, personal relationships and partnerships.
Partnership. Difficulty and worry. Circumstances improve slowly. Be clever, use funds wisely. Work and social situations are happy. New projects start slowly, you are anxious about the outcome. Life will not be easy for a time. Be prepared to take risks and act when opportunities are presented. Money may have to be paid out to a partner or friend. Troubles seem to be around every corner.
Image used is from the Fenestra Tarot.
Card of the Month: 2 of Coins