- Available: Summer 20%
- Climate: Subtropical
- Locale: Rainforest
- Type: Perennial
- Cost: 5 cp/ 5 cp
- Uses: 1
Seraphina Winddancer, an intrepid explorer and naturalist hailing from a coastal island community, discovered Moonshadow’s Feet during her quest to uncover the secrets of the rainforest. The discovery of Moonshadow’s Feet led to the development of various mystical applications. Enchanted by its ethereal beauty, Seraphina devoted her life to studying and sharing the herb’s properties. Her research unlocked the herb’s potential for aiding the mind and enhancing movement. Over time, Moonshadow’s Feet became an integral part of spiritual ceremonies in her island community and beyond.
Moonshadow’s Feet is a remarkable herbaceous plant found in the heart of subtropical rainforests. It gets its name from the otherworldly silvery-blue glow that emanates from its Blue Green to Teal tinted delicate, feather-like fronds when they catch the faintest moonlight. The Herb has adapted to the low-light conditions of the rainforest floor, making it an enchanting sight during the night.
Herb Climate: Subtropical Rainforest: Moonshadow’s Feet thrives in the dark and humid depths of subtropical rainforests, where it clings to the trunks of towering trees.
- Spores: The spores are brownish yellow, and grow at the underside of the fronds, in rather large Sori without membranes.
- Fronds: The herb’s fronds are numerous, feathery (tripinnate), and silvery-bluegreen in color. They are arranged in clusters and can grow up to a foot in length.
- Stem: Moonshadow’s Feet has a non-woody darkblueish green stem, growing as a low-lying, spreading ground cover. It has a creeping growth habit, forming dense mats on the forest floor.
- Root: Moonshadow’s Feet has a shallow root system with fine, fibrous roots that help it cling to tree trunks and absorb moisture from the rainforest floor.
Moonshadow’s Feets dried fronds and seeds are stored in airtight containers to protect them from humidity and light.
Handling and Refinement:
- Tisanes: are created by steeping the herb’s dried fronds in hot water.
- Pastes: is made by grinding the seeds into a fine powder and mixing them with a binding agent.
- Essential Oils: is extracted by pressuring the moist out of the stem.
- Tisanes are stored in sealed containers to maintain their freshness.
- The paste is typically stored in small, sealed ceramic jars.
- Essential oil is stored in dark glass bottles to prevent degradation from light exposure.
- Tisanes: Moonshadow’s Feet tisanes are consumed as teas.
- Pastes: Moonshadow’s Feet paste is applied to the forehead to induce a heightened state of consciousness.
- Essential Oils: Moonshadow’s Feet essential oil is used in aromatherapy. It is diffused in living spaces to spread its effect.
All Moonshadow’s Feet products share the ability to induce a sharp and quick mind. Adding 1D3 to both Reasoning and Quickness for 1D6 hours.
Moonshadow’s Feet should be used with care, especially when consumed as a tisane. Excessive intake can cause lessened effect.
Skjald El Mary
Moonshadow’s Feet is renowned for its role in spiritual ceremonies, where it is believed to connect individuals to the Astral and enhance spiritual journeys. It is often associated with the moon and its mystic influence on the rainforest’s ecosystem.
Last Updated on 2023-10-28 by IoM-Christian