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Hazel Tree

In Magickal Plants by PaganGreen

The hazel tree is one of powerful magic, according to ancient beliefs. Hermes’ caduceus, a gift from Apollo, was made of hazel. The early Roman naturalist, Pliny, wrote of how to use hazel wands for divining underground springs. The rod of Moses was cut from a hazel tree by Adam in the Garden of Eden. Moses and Aaron used hazel …

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Garlic

In Food, Magickal Plants by PaganGreen

 A protection against witches, demons, vampires, the evil eye and other dark supernatural forces, and an ingredient in folk healing remedies. Garlands of garlic worn around the neck or hung in a house are said to ward off evil spirits, creatures and spells. In Mexico, the ajo macho is a huge garlic, sometimes as big as a baseball, used exclusively …

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DANDELION

In Magickal Plants, Pagan Witches by PaganGreen

DANDELION (Taraxacum officinale) Leaf: G; Root: Bb Bi Gi Folk Names: Blowball, Cankerwort, Lion’s Tooth, Piss-a-Bed, Priest’s Crown, Puffball, Swine Snout, White Endive, Wild Endive Gender: Masculine Planet: Jupiter Element: Air Deity: Hecate Powers: Divination, Wishes, Calling Spirits Magical Uses: To find out how long you will live, blow the seeds off the head of a dandelion. You will live …

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CUCUMBER

In Magickal Plants, Pagan Witches by PaganGreen

CUCUMBER (Cucumis sativus) G Folk Names: Cowcucumber, Agurk, Haswey, Kheyar, Lekiti, Gurka Gender: Feminine Planet: Moon Element: Water Powers: Chastity, Healing, Fertility Magical Uses: The fruit of the cucumber, when eaten, hinders lust. The peel bound onto the forehead relieves headache pain, while the seeds are eaten to promote fertility.

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CUBEB

In Magickal Plants, Pagan Witches by PaganGreen

CUBEB (Piper cubeba) Unripe fruit: Ne Folk Names: Tailed Pepper Gender: Masculine Planet: Mars Element: Fire Power: Love Magical Uses: The berries are used in love sachets and spells.  

CASCARA SAGRADA

In Magickal Plants, Pagan Witches by PaganGreen

CASCARA SAGRADA (Rhamnus purshiana) P N Lt I Ab Ii Ch-12 Folk Name: Sacred Bark, Bitter Bark, Ecorce Sacree, Yellow Bark, Cittim Bark Powers: Legal Matters, Money, Protection Magical Uses: Sprinkle an infusion of cascara sagrada around your home before going to any court proceeding. It will help you win your case. Cascara sagrada is also used in money spells, …