Category Archives: Herbal Encyclopedia

These posts contain detailed information for each herb, including associations with elements, deities, Sabbats and more, different names for the plant, a description of its physical characteristics, a general overview of it and lengthy descriptions of its magical and medicinal properties as well as any lore and legend surrounding it.


Alder

Alnus Glutinosa Other Names Black Alder, Common Alder, European Alder, Aller, Whistle-Wood, Irish/Scottish Mahogany, Fearn (Gaelic), King of the Waters Related Species Also common are Grey Alder (Alnus Incana), Red Alder (Alnus Rubra) and Green Alder (Alnus Viridis) amongst other … Continue reading

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Agrimony

Agrimonia Eupatoria Other Names Church Steeples, Cocklebur, Stickwort, Garclive, Mur-druidhean Associations Planet: Jupiter Element: Air Gender: Masculine

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African Violet

Saintpaulia Ionantha Other Names Saintpaulia Associations Planet: Venus Element: Water Gender: Feminine Sabbat: Ostara

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Adam and Eve

Aplectrum Hyemale Other Names Putty Root Associations Deity: God and Goddess Planet: Venus Element: Water Gender: Masculine and Feminine

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Acorn

Other Names Fruit of the oak tree, oak nut Associations Deity: The Green Man Element: Earth Gender: Masculine

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