Woodcamphor was a smelly plant found in the Deepwoods, and had a distinctive scent familiar to any librarian, along with the smell of bark-mildew[1].


The smell of woodcamphor and tallow was said to hang around Seftus Leprix during the events of The Curse of the Gloamglozer.

  1. The Lost Barkscrolls, Introduction


  • Camphor is a white or transparent solid found in several plants such as Rosemary and the camphor laurel.