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Sneezewort is a species of herbaceous perennial flowering plant in the genus Archillea.
It is used as an ingredient in the making of various potions, such as the Befuddlement Draught and Strong Invigoration Draught. It is kept with other potion ingredients in the Potions Classroom at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. This plant was also covered as part of the sixth year Herbology curriculum at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry during the 1989–1990 school year.
Behind the scenes
- Sneezewort (Achillea ptarmica) is a member of the yarrow family. The dried leaves of this plant may be used to create a sneezing powder.
- Sneezewort is also a plant native to Great Britain, where the Harry Potter series takes place.
- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (First mentioned)
- The Road to Hogwarts Sweepstakes (First appearance)
- Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery
- Harry Potter: Wizards Unite
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