Fruits and flowers are used to decorate the home. Baskets are decorated in ribbons and filled with citrus fruits. Spring flowers are used to bring in the fae folks to your aid, especially when placed on a welcome mat. They also like sweet wine or honey milk. You could even create a special place for the fae folks within your garden. It is a time to make citrus pot-pourri fresh fruit drinks, and fruit sweets. You can also make a wreath for your head made out of spring flowers and oak leaves. Herbs associated with Beltane are Agrimony, St Johns Wort, Frankincense, Hawthorn, Ivy, Marigold, Meadowsweet, Orchid Root, Rose, Rowan, Woodruff, Elder flowers, Primroses, Rose petals.
April 16, 2013