Ohn (or Onn) Symbol:
Sound value: O
Literal meaning: Gorse
Pronounced as “UHN”
Features: Dense, prickly bush, grows on poorest soils (Pea Family)
Uses: Wood used for fuel, planted for hedging & windbreaks.
North Central Florida
Note: no direct local native equivalent found- this is not a Ulexs spp. plant, but has similar features to Gorse.
Features: Dense annual bush (Pea Family)
Uses: Source of Cassia gum. Medicinal uses.
Modern divinatory meaning: Attraction & possibility; Harvesting sweet or valuable things.
Animal symbolism (based on traditional lore): deer
Bird symbolism (based on traditional lore): cormorant
Color: dun (light yellowish brown)