Christmas wishes and mistletoe kisses
It’s the most beautiful time of the year. It’s time for mistletoe and holly. Mistletoe is commonly used as a Christmas decoration and a symbol of romance.
Mistletoe in ancient times is a Celtic druid symbol of joy and peace. In mythology, mistletoe was a symbol of love and friendship, and that is where the custom of kissing under mistletoe comes from.
The hanging of mistletoe, and the custom of kissing beneath it, is a popular tradition in Christmas celebrations. When you bring the plant to your house don’t forget that mistletoe is one of the most magical, mysterious and sacred plants of all time. The plant was seen as a symbol of peace by the ancient Celts. In time of the ancient druids mistletoe possessed mystical powers and protection against evil spirits.
Mistletoe is evergreen plant with white berries that parasitically grows in the branches of trees and attached to their host trees. All parts of the plant are toxic, berries, stems and leaves.
Mistletoe is commonly used as a Christmas decoration and a symbol of romance.