Fri, 22 Jun 2012 17:20:32 GMT | By Chloe Goody
15 things you didn't know about Harry Potter

12. Rowling took inspiration for witchy names from a old herbal lore book



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Rowling was inspired by witchy-sounding names like toadflax, goutwort, grommel and others from the famous book Culpeper's Complete Herbal that dates back to the 1600s!

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