A hedge wizard or a hedge witch is a practicioner who acquired their powers ad-hoc from outside of the Folly, or had retired out to the countryside (Nightingale called this rusticating). Nightingale also called those who used the Folly only as a club to stay at while in town, away from their parsonages, estates and university positions, hedge wizards.
Known hedge wizards/hedge witches based on educationEdit
- Caroline Linden-Limmer - Taught by her mother.
- Helena Linden-Limmer - Taught by her mother, who in turn was taught by an aunt, who in turn was taught by a female friend of the family.
- George Nolfi - Taught by his mother how to create a werelight.
- Sherry Ronsted - Practitioner skills passed on by family.
- Wilhelmina Trimble - Medium, unclear if her success due to luck or skill.