Red Oak in Autumn
Oaks tend to draw lightning, and if you find one with a lightning strike, value it for it is a transformation tree, helping you to change rapidly and easily. Oak is closely connected to the English Druidic traditions and is the sovereign tree of England. Oak people are enthusiastic, self-motivated, responsible and do not give up easily. They stay calm in crises, are cheerful and optimistic even in the face of opposition, and very grounded. There are many varieties of oak; these are red oak, so called because of the brilliant red their leaves turn in autumn.
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The oak tree is known as the King of Trees. It is a symbol of the yang energy of the universe, which means it is also aligned with all solar aspects. Oak trees provide strength with the reminder that true strength is gentle.
Oak Tree Symbolism
Acorns are a symbol of fertility, fruition, and the manifestation of creativity. Because it can take up to two years for an acorn to reach maturity, they are a sign that the fruit of your efforts in the same time period are about to come to fruition.
If you find yourself noticing more oak trees, you may need to recognize your own strength and endurance. The energy is there to support you as you grown with new confidence. Be aware of the new spirit energy that comes to you during such times.
Oak Tree Lore
Place an acorn on your windowsill during an electrical storm to protect your home from being struck by lightning.