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Common Name: Hawthorn Berry
Latin Name: Crataegus laevigata
We use it for: Energy, stress, endurance, depression, impotency.
Magickal: Fertility, protection, creativity in spellwork, fairy attraction, Beltane, fishing magick, happiness
Common Name: Hawthorne
Witch Name: Mayblossom
Latin Name: Crataegus laevigata
Deity: Cardea, Bloddeuwedd, Flora
We use it for: Energy, stress, arteriosclerosis, heart, hypoglycemia, strengthening heart muscles, normalizing blood pressure and chloresterol.
Magickal: Fertility, protection, creativity in spellwork, fairy attraction, Beltane, fishing magick, happiness. Powerful magick. Use with caution.
High John the Conqueror
Common Name: High John the Conqueror
Latin Name: Ipomoea purga
We use it for: Do not take internally.
Magickal: Overcome obstacles, achieve goals. Protects against negative energies and curses. Good for love spells and simiar magic
Common Name: Holly Leaf
Witch Name: Bat's Wing
Deity: God of Winter
We use it for: Do not take internally. POISONOUS!
Magickal: Balance, dream magic, protection, anti-lightning, luck, Yule
Common Name: Honeysuckle
Witch Name: Sweet Buzzard
Latin Name: Lonicera japonica
Planet / Zodiac: Venus, Mercury, Mars / Cancer
We use it for: Diuretic, gout, kidney stones, and liver problems, mouthwash, sore throat, canker sores, anti-spasmodic, cough, asthma, repiratory problems.
Magickal: Good Health, prosperity, protection, psychic awareness, divination, dreams, Ostara, Beltane, Mabon
Common Name: Hops
Witch Name: Nightingale
Latin Name: Humulus lupulus
Planet: Jupiter, Mars, Pluto
We use it for: Diuretic, laxative, chest complaints, blood cleansing, strengthening bile, insomnia, nervous disorders, decreasing desire for alcohol, sexual depressant, improving appetite, heart & liver problems.
Magickal: Good health, sleep (stuff pillow with hops), divination, comfort, relaxation
Common Name: Horehound
Witch Name: Bull's Blood, Seed of Horus, Eye of the Star
Latin Name: Marrubium vulgare
We use it for: Coughs and breaking up bronchial congestion.
Magickal: Exorcisms, protection, good health, mental powers, banishing negative entities
Horny Goat Weed
Common Name: Horny Goat Weed
Witch Name: Muira Puama
Latin Name: Epimedium sagittatum
We use it for: Impotence, infertility, forgetfulness, back pain, arthritis, increasing blood circulation to the brain, lowering blood pressure, stimulating the production of male sex hormones and toning the liver.
Magickal: Aids in spellwork for fertility
Common Name: Hyssop
Witch Name: Bishop's Blood
Latin Name: Hyssopus officinales
Planet / Zodiac: Mars, Jupiter / Cancer
We use it for: Blood cleansing.
Magickal: Prosperity, protection, purification, wards negativity
Common Name: Irish Moss
Witch Name: Leprechaun Hair, Tanner's Moss
Latin Name: Chrondrus crispus
Planet: Moon, Saturn
Deity: Hera, Isis, Juno
We use it for: Chronic lung and respiratory problems, dry coughs, irritated membranes.
Magickal: Money, luck, protection
Common Name: Job's Tears
Witch Name: Salt of Patience
Latin Name: Coix lachryma-jobi
We use it for: Inflammation, edema, pain and contractions in legs, poor digestion, diarrhea, abdominal bloating, arthritis, rheumatism, mastitis (inflammation of the breast), infected nails, warts beneath the nails (boil seeds), stimulating the immune system and lactation, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, fevers, lowering blood sugar, sedative. Herbalists from China also use Job’s Tears for cancer, appendicitis, berieri, lung disease, and lung abscesses.
Magickal: Carry for luck, wishes, healing, prosperity
Common Name: Juniper Berries
Witch Name: Snake Eyes
Latin Name: Juniperus communis
Planet / Zodiac: Jupiter, Sun, Mars / Aries
Deity: Astarte, Sekhmet, Ishtar
We use it for: Diuretic, restoring pancreas and adrenals, dropsy, diabeties, hypoglycemia, urinary problems such as stones, urine retention, uric acid buildup, arthritis.
Magickal: Exorcism, protection, healing, love, Yule, anti-theft
Kelp (North Atlantic)
Common Name: Kelp (North Atlantic)
Witch Name: Bladderwrack
Latin Name: Ascophyllum nodosum
We use it for: Goiter, obesity, pituitary glands, thyroid. Good for hair, nails, and protects from radiation poisoning. High in minerals.
Magickal: Protection, Sea Spells, Wind Spells, Money and Psychic Powers. Carry to please the sea spirits and insure safety when traveling by water. Place a small mound of this near the latrine of someone you dislike and it is alleged they will develop an irritation of the urinary tract in about nine weeks.
Common Name: Kudzu Root
Witch Name: Dragon Teeth
We use it for: Colds, fever, chills, aches in neck and shoulders, dry throat, upset stomach, stiff neck and muscular tension, colds, flu, headache and diarrhea, diabetes and hypoglycemia. Roots: counter poisons, fever, vomiting, dysentery, diarrhea, chicken pox, influenza, diabetes, typhoid fever, excessive gas in the system, induce sweating. Dry pan roasted: spleen deficient diarrhea and loose bowls. Flowers: excessive influence of alcoholic drinks, dysentery, gas in the intestine. Vine (without the leaves): coughs, general weakness.
Common Name: Lavender
Witch Name: Elf Leaf
Latin Name: Lavendula angustifolia
Planet / Zodiac: Mercury / Virgo
Deity: Hecate, Saturn
We use it for: Headaches, lung mucus
Magickal: Happiness, love, peace, protection, purification, elves, psychic awareness, creativity, cleansing, Midsummer/Litha, sleep, chastity, longevity
Common Name: Lemon Verbena
Witch Name: Yerba Louisa
Latin Name: Aloysia triphylla
Planet / Zodiac: Venus / Libra
Deity: Diana, Hermes
We use it for: Toning the liver, kidneys and other internal organs; irregularities in digestion, nervous and mental strain, spasms and convulsions, chronic bronchial coughing and asthma, emmenagogue for irregular and difficult menstrual cycles, lowering fevers (especially those caused by infection).
Magickal: Purification, love, bless, protect, Midsummer (Litha). Also called vervain.
Common Name: Lemongrass
Witch Name: Fever Grass
Latin Name: Cymbopogon citrates
We use it for: Stringent, good for skin and nails
Magickal: Lust, psychic awareness, repels snakes
Common Name: Licorice Root
Witch Name: Beggar's Lice
Latin Name: Glycyrrhiza glabra
We use it for: Adjusting blood sugar, quick energy, cough, hoarsness, increasing female sex drive, drug withdrawl, endurance, hypoglycemia, sore throat, vitality. May increase sodium and cause water retention. Female hormone balancer and natural cortisone.
Magickal: Love, lust, fidelity
Common Name: Lobelia
Witch Name: Gagroot, Vomitroot, Bladderpod
Latin Name: Lobelia inflata
Planet: Neptune, Saturn
We use it for: Toxic in wrong amounts. Asthma, congestion, pneumonia, strong relaxant, lung complaints, childhood diseases, ear infection, pain, nervous disorders, enducing vomiting, relaxant, withdrawal from nicotine or alcohol, pleurisy and pneumoia. Emetic in large amounts. Should not be taken by those prone to diabeties.
Magickal: Throw some powdered Lobelia at a storm to stop its approach. Lobelia can also be used to attract love.
Common Name: Lotus
Deity: Hermes, Isis, Osiris
We use it for: Stopping bleeding, invigorating the blood, hematemesis (vomiting with blood), hematuria (blood in the urine), diarrhea, muscle spasms, dizziness and fevers.
Magickal: Represents peace, beauty, grace, and perfection. Helps with meditation and prayers