Sticks to Snakes

4th-level transmutation

Casting Time: 1 action

Range: 30 feet

Components: V, S, M (a piece of bark and a snake scale)

Duration: Concentration, up to 1 minute

You transform a number of sticks into a swarm of poisonous snakes. The snakes are loyal to you and will follow your commands. Each turn, you can restore a swarm’s hit points to its maximum as a bonus action, provided there are sticks within 5 feet of the swarm.

At Higher Levels. When you cast this spell using a spell slot of 5th level or higher, you create an additional swarm of poisonous snakes for each slot level above 4th.