The swamp mayhaw is a tree or shrub native to Louisiana.[1] Violetta Beauvais, a wandmaker from New Orleans, used its wood for all of her wands.[1]

Swamp mayhaw wand owners

Behind the scenes

  • "Mayhaw" is a term used to refer to the fruit of the species Crataegus aestivales.[2][3] This shrub belongs to the hawthorn family and grows in wetlands throughout the Southern United States.[3]


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