The Loden was created to protect the Ellcrys in times of danger.


A legend was recorded in the family journals of Ordanna Frae that it possessed magic that would allow it to encapsulate the tree and keep it safe while being moved.

Was embedded into the tip of the Ruhk Staff.

Armageddon’s Children

The Ellcrys told Kirisin Belloruus he should place her inside the Loden and remove her from the Cintra.1Armageddon’s Children – pp 207-208

Bearers of the Black Staff

Remained in the possession of the Elven royal family.

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    Armageddon’s Children – pp 207-208