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Wands

According to J.K. Rowling, the following wand properties are true:

Harry Potter finds his wand at Ollivanders

Harry Potter finds his wand at Ollivanders

December 24 – January 20 = Birch (Beth)
January 21 – February 17 = Rowan (Luis)
February 18 – March 17 = Ash (Nion)
March 18 – April 14 = Alder (Fearn)
April 15 – May 12 = Willow (Saille)
May 13 – June 9 = Hawthorn (Huath)
June 10 – July 7 = Oak (Duir)
July 8 – August 4 = Holly (Tinne)
August 5 – September 1 = Hazel (Coll)
September 2 – September 29 = Vine (Muin)
September 30 – October 27 = Ivy (Gort)
October 28 – November 24 = Reed (Ngetal)
November 25 – December 23 = Elder (Ruis)

Below is some information about many of the wands featured in the Harry Potter books.

Name: Harry Potter
Measurements: 11″
Wood type: Holly
Core: Phoenix tail feather

Name: James Potter
Measurements: 11″
Wood type: Mahogany

Name: Lilly Potter
Measurements: 10 1/4″
Wood type: Willow
Core: Tail hair of unicorn

Name: Ron Weasley
Measurements: 13″
Wood type: Willow
Core: Tail hair of unicorn

Name: Lord Voldemort
Measurements: 13″
Wood type: Yew
Core: Phoenix tail feather

Name: Hermione Granger
Wood type: Vine
Core: Dragon heartstring

Name: Hagrid
Measurements: 16″
Wood type: Oak