this post is blacklisted because it contains multiple-words and is not fully visible on the index page. Ash is an easy wood to master, and will support you in all your endeavors unquestioningly. And while phoenix feather cores are the most difficult cores to win over, the incredibly strong and intense personality of Capricorn is up to the task. Sentience @acagoldsmith on Twitter. However, with time and practice, you can bring this under control, and will earn yourself a very powerful ally. They show the most initiative, sometimes acting of their own accord, a quality that many witches and wizardsdislike. Although your wand is aligned with your ideals and goals, phoenix feather means your wand has a lack of self-control. This is one of the rarest core types. Ash wands are particularly noted for choosing those with the gift of poetry, and those with the power to evoke ideas and associations that elude the conscious mind. Representative of protection and strength, ash wands are good for healing and general magic. the link takes you to the permalink page. While this tendency is “extreme” with a core of unicorn hair, it should be less so with your wand, which contains a core of phoenix feather. Perhaps it is, for this reason, that ash wands are also commonly found among those Sorted into Ravenclaw. Phoenix feather Wizarding world characters who share this core: Harry Potter, Lord Voldemort, Silvanus Kettleburn This is the rarest core type of our Wizarding World fans, and in the wizarding world itself: ‘Phoenix feathers are capable of the greatest range of magic, though they may take longer than either unicorn or dragon cores to reveal this. Overall, you have a wand that is highly suited indeed for a Ravenclaw. Although phoenix wands are typically the most difficult to tame, and the most picky when it comes to owners, it is very likely that you have already overcome this difficulty when you were matched with the wand at Ollivander’s. The ash wand will also almost always choose a wielder who is both strong and wise, with the potential and desire to discover new knowledge. However, everyone understands the drive behind these feelings, and it can lead to isolation. Fantastic Beasts: Cases from the Wizarding World. At least some content in this article is derived from information featured in Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery. Those witches and wizards best suited to ash wands are not, in Ollivander’s experience, “lightly swayed from their beliefs or purposes”. You believe in a greater power or purpose than the simple goings-on of humanity at an individual level, but are ambitious in playing your part to uphold your beliefs, as all good Slytherins should be. Wand Analysis: Ash with Phoenix Feather, 10 3/4″, “unyielding”, Ravenclaw, INFP When it comes to wands, the ash wand is one of the most common and popular woods among witches and wizards. New content about Phoenix Feather wands was released in "Wand Cores", unlocked in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Chapter 5, "Ollivanders". Ash will adhere to its first ideal match steadfastly, and, similarly, the wizard or witch it cleaves to also displays a similar loyalty to the standards he or she was raised with. INFPs are also guided by their principles, rather than by logic, excitement, or practicality. Druid wands were often made of ash because of its straight grain, and the poles of brooms were often made of ash. This is the rarest core type. Species information The ideal owner may be stubborn, and will certainly be courageous, but never crass or arrogant. Ash (genus Fraxinus) is a type of tree belonging to the genus flowering plants in the olive and lilac family, Oleaceae, known as Fraxinus. Just as ash is a very tough, resilient hardwood, its ideal owner can always be relied on to stand up for what he or she thinks is right, regardless of what the popular opinion is. They show the most initiative, sometimes acting of their own accord, a quality that many witches and wizards dislike. Those witches and wizardsbest suited to ash … Old superstitions regarding wands rarely bear close examination, but I find that the old rhyme regarding rowan, chestnut, ash and hazel wands (rowan gossips, chestnut drones, ash is stubborn, hazel moans) contains a small nugget of truth. Your wand speaks of one who is wise, intelligent, independent, loyal, and dedicated. Much like wands of ivy, one can find the ash commonly amongst the healers of St. Mungo’s. Those witches and wizards best suited to ash wands are not, in my experience, lightly swayed from their beliefs or purposes. This is also evident by the characteristic unyielding stiffness of ash. This tendency is extreme if the core is of unicorn. Along with ebony and sycamore, it forms what Ollivander likes to call the “triad” of wand woods, with each separate wood bringing both strengths and weaknesses to those whom they choose. As an INFP Ravenclaw, “the healer”, you may also find a future career as a magical healer, counselor, or therapist, at St. Mungo’s, the Ministry of Magic, or elsewhere. These wands are the hardest to tame and to personalise, and their allegiance is usually hard won. This tendency is especially valid if the core is constructed of unicorn hair. Opens in new window. When deciding how to move forward, they will look to honor, beauty, morality and virtue – INFPs are led by the purity of their intent, not rewards and punishments. The ash wand clings to its one true master and ought not to be passed on or gifted from the original owner, because it will lose power and skill. However, “the brash or over-confident witch or wizard, who often insists on trying wands of this prestigious wood, will be disappointed by its effects”. However, due to the nature of the wand wood, and its sole loyalty to its original master, I would still recommend that your wand not be given to another. Although your wand is aligned with your ideals and goals, phoenix feather means your wand has a lack of self-control. Ash and Phoenix Feather, 10 inches, Unyielding (below average height, Slytherin). Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Status The wood of ash can be very light, but don’t be deceived; it has amazing strength for its weight, and although it is not known for its power, when paired perfectly a witch or wizard, the partnership can draw out the best in both, and often strengths that didn’t seem immediately apparent in either can be unexpectedly revealed. for there is one type of special wand type of a tree situated in Hyrstmount Junior School. Phoenix Feather is one of the three cores for wands sold by Ollivanders. , The ash wand clings to its one true master and ought not to be passed on or gifted from the original owner, because it will lose power and skill. Phoenix feather wands are always the pickiest when it comes to potential owners, for the creature from which they are taken is one of t… Usage Your are more or less set in your ways, and you rarely, if ever, change your mind once you have reached a particular conclusion. , However, the brash or over-confident witch or wizard, who often insists on trying wands of this prestigious wood, will be disappointed by its effects. Extant Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter Page to Screen: The Complete Filmmaking Journey, LEGO Harry Potter: Building the Magical World, LEGO Harry Potter: Characters of the Magical World, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story, Creator: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (film), Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (film), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game), Encyclopedia of Indo-European culture, J. P. Mallory, Douglas Q. Adams, aylor & Francis, 1997, ISBN 9781884964985, p. 32, https://harrypotter.fandom.com/wiki/Ash?oldid=1313270, Articles with information from Wizarding World, Articles with information from Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, Articles with information from Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Articles with information from Pottermore, Articles with information from Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Articles with information from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. INFPs are also usually gifted in learning, and maintaining, new languages. , Some early broomsticks, such as one on display in the Museum of Quidditch, were also made of ash. Your core seems to contradict many features of the wood, but you’ll find that they complement each other quite well. Left unchecked, INFPs may start to lose touch, withdrawing into “hermit mode”, and it can take a great deal of energy from their friends (or romantic partner) to bring them back to the real world. Wand wood , *Disclosure: Some of the links above are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, Fandom will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. The rarest core type, phoenix feathers “are capable of the greatest range of magic, though they may take longer than either unicorn or dragon cores to reveal this”. The ideal owner may be stubborn, and will certainly be courageous, but never crass or arrogant. Your wand is a bit short, even for your below average height. Plum's Personalized Pottermore Wand Readings. The god-king, Odin, was said to have sacrificed himself on the tree, gaining the wisdom and knowledge of the ancient runes. The topic of this article is of a real-life subject that has been mentioned "in-universe" in a canon source. , The tree's common English name, "ash", goes back to the Old English æsc, while the generic name originated in Latin. The ideal owner “may be stubborn, and will certainly be courageous, but never crass or arrogant”. However, the brash or over-confident witch or wizard, who often insists on trying wands of this prestigious wood, will be disappointed by its effects. first one (obtained August 1991, broken 1st September 1992): ash new one (31st August, 1993): willow, 14″, unicorn tail hair Ron’s original wand was a hand-me-down from his older brother Charlie. Hello, I am Professor Plum, and I offer wand readings to the witches and wizards of Pottermore that are interested in learning more about the unique aspects of the wands that chose them. This wand broke when the flying Ford Anglia crashed into the Whomping Willow on the 1st of September, 1992.