From times of old, New Englanders have been lighting bayberry candles on Christmas and New Year's Eve. According to folk custom, burn the candles completely to the bottom to ensure prosperity and good health for the coming year! Set includes 2 x 3 ounce bayberry scented candles in glass votive jars. Green colored soy wax with a cotton wick. Each candle is 2 inches wide x 2.2 inches high and burns for approximately 8 hours. Made in the USA. Comes in a beautifully designed eco-friendly box perfect for gifting!