On the elder runes linked Fehu and Jera.

In this tree lies a great magic power. It was believed that the elder branch of witches used to fly. Part of elder, being on earth is capable to take root. In Greece, from the elder made pipe.

Elder flower tea brew to "clean up the blood, infusion of the bark has a soothing effect.

Frey, the goddess of love and beauty, elected the elder of his house.

Do not burn the elder branch of the house, as it brings misfortune.

Elder - a symbol of the beginning and end of life and death. During the beginning of the end should always be, but for the late start.