Ur (or Ura)         Symbol: Ur (or Ura)

Sound value: U

Literal meaning: Earth

Pronounced as “OOR”

Northwest Europe

HEATHER

(Calluna vulgaris)

Features: Short perennial evergreen plant, prefers acid soils on moors & open woods (Heath Family)

Uses: Thatching, brushes/brooms, ropes. Medicinal uses.

North Central Florida

HAIRY WICKY

(Kalmia hirsuta Walt.)

Features: Evergreen shrub, prefers acid soils (Heath Family)

Uses: N/A

Hairy Wicky

Hairy Wicky (Kalmia hirsuta Walt.), Gainesville, Florida

Modern divinatory meaning: Creation; gateway to spirit world

Animal symbolism (based on traditional lore): cricket

Bird symbolism (based on traditional lore): lark

Color: resin- colored (reddish amber)