„Trees have from time immemorial been closely associated with magic. These stout
members of the vegetable kingdom may stand for as long as a thousand years, and
tower far above our mortal heads. As such they are symbols and keepers of unlimited
power, longevity, and timelessness. An untouched forest, studded with trees of all ages,
sizes and types, is more than a mysterious, magical place – it is one of the energy
reservoirs of nature. Within its boundaries stand ancient and new sentinels, guardians
of the universal force which has manifested on the the Earth …“
Scott Cunningham, Earth Power: Techniques of Natural Magick, 1996, p. 77