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Tree Magic - Birch (Beithe) - The Tree of Birth

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The Birch Tree

In Celtic cultures The Birch tree symbolises initiation, renewal, growth, stability and adaptability. The tree populates formerly uncolonized land and is known as a "pioneer species". From the Ogham alphabet "Beithe".

Birch

The Chinese honor the birch and give it the attributes of protection, communication and rejuventation.

Ancient Siberians hail Birch as sacred, they called it "the ladder that spanned the gap between heaven & earth. 

Birch is used as firewood due to its high calorific value per unit weight and unit volume. Even when frozen or freshly cut it can burn well without sparking or popping. Designated as a Hardwood by the Forestry Commission trees can often reach 200 years although grown commercially for use within the industry it is sustainable with most crops being 40-50 years old.earth. Many Native Americans prize the birch for its bark which can be used in construction of wigwams, canoes and bowls as it is very light weight and easy to manipulate.


Birch is available from reservoir logs as cleaved firewood logs in 25cm lengths. Moisture content is guaranteed to be below 20% or we will replace/refund no quibble.

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The Birch Tree In Celtic cultures The Birch tree symbolises initiation, renewal, growth, stability and adaptability. The tree populates formerly uncolonized land and is known as a "pioneer species". From the Ogham alphabet "Beithe".The Chinese honor the birch and give it the attributes of protection, communication and rejuventation and Ancient Siberians hail Birch as [...]

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These products are only available to our Local Area Account Customers and you need to be logged into your account to be able to access them.We're still finding odd pockets of birch and ash logs which have been stuck to the side because in the last few months they've suffered from being soaked or having [...]

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