What once got you burned at the stake for can now be found in anyone’s garden. Whether you love plants, are a naturalist, herbalist or use plants and herbs for spellwork, these are some great ideas for your new garden. We highly recommend you research each plant and herb yourself.
Fennel is used for congestion, stimulating the appetite, providing stomach relief. It is also for snake bites and food poisoning.
Fennel protects from negativity if placed on the windowsills, doorways. Elder wood is also used for wand making.
Basil is a natural anti-inflammatory. It also has been known to relieve rheumatoid arthritis and aid in the treatment of diabetes and allergies.
Basil has potent love properties and used when casting love spells.
Chamomile has a calming effect. It’s often used in a tea to aid in sleep. It also can be used in bath for psoriasis, eczema and other rashes.
Chamomile is very common in money spells because it is known to create abundance. It is also used to remove a curse or negative feelings.
Mint is used in nausea and headaches. It can also clear congestion and respiratory channels. Mint has also been known to charge your brain if you are feeling sluggish or depressed.
Mint’s magical properties are used when traveling. It is also used in prosperity spells.
Lavender is used to soothe. It helps with insomnia and anxiety. It can also soothe the skin. It is easily absorbed and can be detected in the blood in only a few short minutes. Lavender is used to heal wounds, sprains, sunburn, and even fevers.
Lavender is the perfect plant to use in love spells, to attract love rub lavender on your clothes, lavender under your pillow will give you a restful night’s sleep.
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Use nettles carefully since they can have negative effects if not used correctly. Nettles have been studied extensively in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease, arthritis, asthma, kidney stones and PMS.
Witches have used nettles to remove curses. It also is placed under the bed for someone who is sick.
St. John’s Wort
St. John’s Wort is commonly used for depression and anxiety. Some people use it in various ways to help them stop smoking. It can also be used for muscle pain and nerve pain. Oils can be used to treat bruises and muscle pain.
St. John’s Wort can be worn to help physical healing, and to banish evil spirits, it also helps to brighten you up if you wear when you are having emotional difficulties.
Snapdragons are very interesting and how they interact with the body. If you are a high energy person it can help you redistribute those energies evenly. It also can help reduce stress and reduce anger.
When you are practicing your craft place a vase of snapdragons for protection, snapdragon on your altar and reflected in a mirror repels curses and sends them back from where they came.
Roses have healing properties. It can reduce stress and prevent insomnia. It also helps with eating disorders. It is excellent for the skin and can even help with balancing hormonal levels.
The rose has been used in love spells for centuries, it brings harmony and warm feelings, roses in your garden welcome all manner of magic beings. Place rose petals around the home for an ambient environment and to reduce tensions and upsets.
All sections of hazel are used in medicine. Witch hazel can be taken for diarrhea, colds and fevers. It can also be used for skin irritations, burns, varicose veins.
Hazel twigs in your home, strategically placed, will protect your home from damage due to inclement weather and fire. Brides were often given hazel nuts for good luck.