Herbal Magick is an essential part of magick. The power lies in the herbs themselves. Oils, incense, ointments, tinctures, baths and brews are made from herbs, plants and flowers.
Folk Names-Artemis Herb, Felon Herb, Old Man, Sailor?s Tobacco
Herb of Consecration, Herb of Protection, Magickal Herb, Visionary Herb
Planets: Sun & Jupiter
Magickal Uses- Powers include Strength, Psychic Powers, Protection, Prophetic Dreams, Healing and Astral Projection . A pillow stuffed with Mugwort and slept upon will produce prophetic dreams. Mugwort is burned with sandalwood or wormwood during scrying rituals, and a Mugwort infusion is drunk (sweetened with honey) before divination. The infusion is also used to wash crystal balls and magick mirrors and Mugwort leaves are placed around the base of the ball to aid in psychic workings. Mugwort is also carried to increase lust and fertility.
Homeopathic Uses-An excellent tea for female disorders. Mugwort makes a wonderful poultice for bruises. It should not be taken during pregnancy.