Paperbark Tree

bushwitch

Magical Properties

  • Death
  • Writing
  • Water Resistance
  • Stability
  • Cleansing

Medicinal Properties

  • Leaves are anti-bacterial and anti-fungal,  producing an oil known as tea tree oil
  • Leaf oil used to treat burns
  • Chew the leaves to soothe headache
  • A tea made from the leaves is used to treat coughs, colds and sore throats

Culinary Properties

  • Bark is used to wrap food before cooking in oven to keep in moisture
  • Flowers are soaked in water to produce a sweet drink

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