Heida Reed (Elizabeth), Gabriella Wilde (Caroline), Esme Coy (Rowella Chynoweth), Ciara Charteris (Emma Tregirls), Amelia Clarkson (Rosina Hoblyn), Eleanor Tomlinson (Demelza), Tom York (Sam Carne), Beatie Edney (Prudie) na planie czwartego sezonu serialu Poldark (24.11-15.12.2017) oraz Jack Farthing (George Warleggan) i Olive (Valentine Warlegganna planie trzeciego sezonu

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(Olea europaea) Fruit: Safe to interact with.

Folk Names: Olivier, Itm, Mitan.
Gender: Masculine.
Planet: Sun.
Element: Fire.
Deities: Athena, Apollo, Irene, Minerva, Ra.
Powers: Healing, Peace, Fertility, Potency, Protection, Lust.

Ritual Uses: The oil was burned in lamps to light temples in ancient times.

Magical Uses: On an olive leaf write Athena’s name. Press this against the head or wear on the body and it will cure a headache. Olive oil has long been used as an anointing oil to aid in healing.
Olive leaves scattered or placed in a room spread a peaceful vibration throughout the area.
When eaten, olives ensure fertility as well as sexual potency in men, and are also lust-inducing. Athenian brides wore crowns of olive leaves to ensure their fertility.
A branch of olive hung over the door guards the house against all evils, and on the chimney wards off lightning. Olive leaves, worn, bring luck.

(from Cunningham’s Encyclopedia of Magical Herbs by Scott Cunningham)