Herbs and Magickal Intention

Beauty

Avocado, Catnip, Ginsing, Maidenhair

Catalysts

Dragon’s Blood, Mandrake, Mistletoe

Courage

Borage, Mullein, Ragweed, Rose, Sweetpea, Tea, Thyme, Yarrow

Divination

Black Willow, Broom, Cherry, Clove, Dandelion, Hibiscus, Ivy, Meadowsweet, Orris

Dreams

Anise, Cinnamon, Holly, Marigold, Mugwort, Yarrow

Employment

Devil’s Shoestring, Lucky Hand, Pecan

Faeries and Elves

Daisy, Foxglove, Ragweed, Shamrock, Wood Sorrel

Fertility

Daffodil, Ginseng, Grape,Hazel, Mandrake, Mistletoe, Mugwort, Nuts, Oak, Patchouly, Poppy, Rice, Sunflower, Wheat

Friendship

Lemon, Love Seed, Sweetpea

Good Luck

Allspice, Aloe, Bluebell, Clover, Daffodil, Fern, Goldenrod, Heather, Honeysuckle, Irish Moss, Job’s Tears, Moss, Nutmeg, Rose, Sandalwood, Strawberry, Violet

Happiness

Catnip, Cyclamen, Hawthorn, Hyacinth, Lavender, Marjoram, Meadowsweet, Saffron, Witch Grass

Healing

Allspice, Apple, Bay, Bittersweet, Blackberry, Carnation, Cedar, Cinnamon, Fennel, Flax, Gardenia, Garlic, Ginseng, Henna, Hops, Ivy, Job’s Tears, Mint, Mugwort, Myrrh, Oak, Pine, Potato, Rose, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Thistle, Thyme, Violet, Willow

Health

Ash, Caraway, Coriander, Ginseng, Juniper, Marjoram, Mistletoe, Nutmeg, Oak, Rose, Thyme

Legal Matters

Buckthorn, Hickory, Marigold

Love

Apple, Apricot, Almond, Barley, Basil, Brazil Nut, Chamomile, Cherry, Chestnut, Cinnamon, Clove, Clover, Coriander, Daffodil, Daisy, Gardenia, Ginger, Hibiscus, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavendar, Lemon, Marjoram, Meadowsweet, Mistletoe, Orange, Plum, Poppy, Raspberry, Rose, Rosemary, Senna, Strawberry, Thyme, Valerian, Vanilla, Violet, Willow, Yarrow

Mental Powers

Caraway, Grape, Rosemary, Walnut

Money, Wealth

Almond, Basil, Blackberry, Cedar, Chamomile, Cinnamon, Clove, Dill, Fern, Ginger, Goldenrod, Honeysuckle, Irish Moss, Jasmine, Lucky Hand, Mint, Moss, Myrtle, Nutmeg, Oak, Orange, Patchouly, Pine, Rice, Snapdragon, Tea, Vervain Wheat

Peace

Gardenia, Lavendar, Meadowsweet, Pennyroyal, Violet

Prosperity

Almond, Ash, Banana, Nuts, Oak, Tulip

Protection

Acacia, Aloe, Angelica, Anise, Ash, Basil, Birch, Blackberry, Blueberry, Broom, Caraway, Carnation, Cadar, Cinquefoil, Clover, Cotton, Cypress, Dill, Eucalyptus, Fennel, Flax, Foxglove, Grass, Hazel, Heather, Holly, Irish Moss, Ivy, Lilac, Mandrake, Marigold, Mistletoe, Mugwort, Mulberry, Oak, Olive, Pine, Primrose, Raspberry, Rice, Rose, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Spanish Moss, Thistle, Valerian, Violet, Willow

Psychic Ability

Bay, Cinnamon, Honeysuckle, Marigold, Rose, Thyme, Yarrow

Purification

Bay, Broom, Cedar, Chamomile, Iris, Parsley, Sage, Valerian, Vervain

Sleep

Chamomile, Hops, Lavendar, Peppermint, Rosemary, Thyme, Vervain

Spirituality

Cinnamon, Frankincense, Heather, Myrrh, Sandalwood

Strength

Bay, Carnation, Mugwort, Mulberry, Thistle

Success

Cinnamon, Clover, High John the Conqueror, Mistletoe, Patchouly, Sandalwood, Vanilla

Wisdom

Bodhi, Iris, Sage, Sunflower

Wishes

Bamboo, Beech, Dandelion, Dogwood, Job’s Tears, Sage, Sandalwood, Sunflower, Violet

Herbal Gender

Feminine Gender

Aloe, Apple, Apricot, banana, Barley, Beech, Belladonna, Birch, Blackberry, Cherry, Coltsfoot, Comfrey, Cypress, Daffodil, Daisy, Elder, Elm, Eucalyptus, Foxglove, Gardenia, Goldenrod, Grape, Heather, Hellebore, Honesty, Iris, Irish Moss, Ivy, Jasmine, Lady’s Mantle, Lemon, Lilac, Lily, Lucky Hand, Magnolia, Mugwort, Myrrh, Myrtle, Oats, Orchid, Pansy, Peach, Plum, Raspberry, Rose, Rye, Sagebrush, Sandalwood, Strawberry, Tansy, Thyme, Tulip, Vanilla, Violet, Wheat, Willow, Yarrow, Yew.

Masculine Gender

Acacia, Allspice, Angelica, Ash, Aspen, Basil, Bay, Bittersweet, Borage, Brazil Nut, Broom, Caraway, Carnation, Cedar, Chamomile, Chestnut, Cinnamon, Clove, Clover, Curry, Dandelion, Dill, Dragon’s Blood, Eyebright, Fennel, Flax, Frankincense, Ginger, Hazel, Heliotrope, Holly, Honeysuckle, Hops, Juniper, Larch, Lavendar, Lily of the Valley, Mandrake, Maple, Marigold, Marjoram, Meadowsweet, Mint, Mistletoe, Oak, Orange, Pecan, Pennyroyal, Pine, Pomegranate, Red Sandalwood, Rice, Rosemary, Rowan, Saffron, Sage, Sesame, Sunflower, Thistle, Walnut, Yucca.

 

The Herb Cabinet

Herbs are found and used around the world. Every culture from time immemorial has used herbs from their regions not only for cooking, but for for healing and for magick. Herbs are probably still the most accessible of the correspondences used in magick, although some of the various varieties may take a little searching in order to obtain them.

As well as learning about herbs from the usual sources in most Witchcraft books, try to find books and other sources with listings of the local flora for your own particular region. You might also be surprised as to what is available in your neighborhood shops and markets if you look carefully enough.

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