Category Archives: Herbs

The posts in this section are mainly from the herbal encyclopedia, although there are also articles on growing your own herbs, and the practicalities of using herbs in Wicca.


Althea

Althaea Officinalis Other Names Marshmallow, Marsh Mallow, Common Marshmallow, Mortification Root, Sweet Weed, Wymote Associations Planet: Venus Element: Water Gender: Feminine

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Aloe

Aloe Vera Other Names Common Aloe, Medicinal Aloe, Burn Plant, Related Species Aloe Arborescens, Aloe Aristata, Aloe Variegata (Tiger Aloe) Associations Planet: Moon Element: Water Gender: Feminine

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Almond

Prunus Dulcis Other Names Greek Nut Associations Deity: Attis, Thoth, Mercury, Hermes Planet: Mercury Element: Air Gender: Masculine

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Allspice

Pimenta Dioica Other Names Eddo, Basheen, Madere, Jamaican Pepper, Kurundu, Myrtle Pepper, Pimenta, Newspice Associations Planet: Mars Element: Fire Gender: Masculine

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Alfalfa

Medicago Saliva Other Names Buffalo Herb, Lucerne, Purple Medic Associations Planet: Venus Element: Earth Gender: Feminine

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