Latin: Artemesia vulgaris
Planetary: Earth, Venus, Moon
Astrological: Taurus, Libra
Known as a psychic, lunar herb that is strongly protective, Mugwort is a classic herb for the Witch's pantry. Used in rituals for divination, scrying and dream work. Mugwort encourages wisdom, and is sacred to the Goddess in her Crone manifestation.
- It is said that hanging Mugwort over a door, will keep unwelcome energies from passing through.
- This herb is sacred to Samhain, and is often used in incense blends for that holiday.
- Tied into smudge sticks sometimes, it also repells insects.
- The branches or stems candle be used to kindle magic fires. This is particularly wonderful for Samhain.
- Incorporate in spells or charms for protection.
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