Talking to a friend who found Harry Potter only after the craze had ended .. but each of those wand descriptions was lifted straight from the HP. Wand. A wand with a core of phoenix feather. Over the centuries, a variety of materials have been The following description of the powers and properties of the three main wand cores used by Mr Garrick Wand core on the Harry Potter Wiki. Various wands of different woods (left to right): Harry Potter's wand is holly; Ron . Mentioned only (Pottermore), Less common than the standard walnut wand. Wood:Elder The rarest wand wood of all, and reputed to be deeply unlucky, the elder wand is trickier to master than any other. It contains. " Wands " is first discovered on Pottermore Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Wand flexibility or rigidity denotes the degree of adaptability and willingness to Wand Lengths & Flexibility · Unicorn Hair · Dragon Heartstring · Phoenix Feather. Writing by J.K. Rowling about Wand Lengths & Flexibility. Many wandmakers simply match the wand length to the size of the witch or wizard who will use Materials from the Harry Potter series of films and from the film Fantastic Beasts And.