Magickal Herbs

Incense/Oil/Herb Chart for Magick

ANNOINTING - acacia, angelica, carnation, cinquefoil, lotus, frankincense, jasmine, lavender, lily of the valley, myrrh, rose, rosemary, vervain

BALANCE - jasmine, orange, rose

BANISHING/RELEASING - cedar, clove, cypress, patchouli, rose, rue, violet, betony, elder, fern, mugwort, vervain, St. Johnswort, yarrow

BINDING - apple, cayenne, dragon's blood, cypress, pine, pepper, wormwood, rowan

BLESSING/CONSECRATION - carnation, cypress, lotus, rosemary, elder, rue, frankincense

CHANGES - peppermint, dragon's blood, woodruff

CLAIRVOYANCE/DIVINATION - cinnamon, lilac, acacia, laurel (bay leaf), eyebright, honeysuckle, marigold, mugwort, nutmeg, rose, thyme, wormwood, yarrow, dittany of Crete, hazel, moonwort, rowan

CREATIVITY - honeysuckle, lilac, lotus, rose, vervain, wild cherry, savory

CURSING - blackthorn, elder, pepper

DETERMINATION/COURAGE - all spice, musk, rosemary, mullein, dragon's blood

ENERGY/POWER/STRENGTH - all spice, bay, carnation, cinnamon, cinquefoil, frankincense, lotus, musk, thyme, dragon's blood, verbena, oak, holly

EXORCISM - bay, frankincense, lavender, myrrh, pine, rosemary, vervain, basil, cedar, fern, mullein, pepper, rue, St. Johnswort, wormwood, yarrow

GOODLUCK/FORTUNE/JUSTICE - cedar, lotus, mint, vervain, violet, nutmeg, bayberry, cinnamon, cinquefoil, jasmine, honeysuckle, yellowdock, chamomile

HAPPINESS/HARMONY/PEACE - apple blossom, basil, cedar, cypress, fir, jasmine, lavender, lilac, lotus, orange, rose, patchouli, rosemary, lily of the valley, valerian, purple loose strife, vervain

HEALING - carnation, cinnamon, cinquefoil, clove, lavender, lotus, myrrh, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, apple, laurel, savory, wild cherry, hazel, hops, orange, peppermint, rowan

INSPIRATION/WISDOM - cinquefoil, acacia, clove, cypress, fir, hazel, laurel, lily of the valley, oak moss, reed, rosemary, yew, rowan

LOVE - apple blossom, cinquefoil, birch, gardenia, honeysuckle, jasmine, musk, rose, vervain, acacia, catnip, elder, fern, heather, savory, juniper, lavender, marigold, marjoram, mistletoe, moonwort, patchouli, vanilla, valerian, wormwood, yarrow

MEDITATION - acacia, angelica, bay, cinnamon, frankincense, jasmine, myrrh, nutmeg, wisteria


PROTECTION/DEFENSE - angelica, bay, bayberry, birch, cinnamon, rue, cypress, frankincense, jasmine, lily of the valley, patchouli, pine, vervain, basil, burdock, cinquefoil, club moss, dill, dragon's blood, fern, feverfew, fir, furze, hawthorn, oak, hazel, heather, holly, juniper, marjoram, mistletoe, mugwort, mullein, pepper, rosemary, rowan, St. Johnswort, wormwood, yarrow, thistle

PSYCHIC CENTERS/OPENING - nutmeg, mimosa, wisteria, lotus, woodruff

PURIFICATION/CLEANSING - bay laurel, frankincense, lavender, myrrh, pine, rosemary, vervain, basil, betony, burdock, cedar, dragon's blood, elder, feverfew, hyssop, marjoram, oak, peppermint, rue, salt, thyme, valerian, woodruff

REINCARNATION - lilac, sandalwood

VISIONS - bay laurel, frankincense, lotus, acacia, dittany of Crete, marigold, mugwort, wormwood

WILLPOWER - rosemary, St. Johnswort

Additional information:

Acorns gathered at night are good for fertility magick.

Nuts and cones are both highly steeped in magick and used in fertility rituals.

Pine cones and nuts can be carried as a fertility charm.

Basil - burn to remove negativity. Place in all corners of all rooms. For a cleansing bath place in bath water.

Thyme - wear a sprig to funerals to counteract the negativity of the mourners. A pillow stuffed with thyme cure nightmares.

Salt - sprinkled in corners of rooms every full moon wards off negativity.

Shamrock - carry for protection and luck. (always leave payment when you take one - some milk poured on the ground, a pinch of ginger).

Dandelion - to send a message concentrate on it while holding a fuzzy one. After about a min. blow the fuzz off.