Upgrades your abilities effect and enhances your amount of magic.
Casting Directions for ‘Herbal Magic’
Herbs can be mixed and combined to make a recipe thats just right for every one of us.
Since the Sun sign you were born under has this amazing influence on your health and
Well-being, using the herbs that correspond with that sign alone can be a tremendous aid in
times of stress or illness. Heres a short list of herbs that Appear to be tailor-made for all the
Signs, due to their relationships with both the planetary ruler as well as the favorable qualities of that sign.
ARIES – MARS
Allspice, basil, cayenne, garlic, ginger, mustard, onion, pepper.
Its no secret that Aries is the astrological equivalent of a bullet.
Its a red-hot burst of energy thats capable of overcoming any
Obstacle by charging directly for it. The ruler of Aries is Mars, the red
Planet, the ancient god of war who was known for his equally fiery
temperament. No wonder, then that correspond with your sign
Are also a little hot to the taste. Use them in cooking to raise your
Endorphins, the substance Mars loves best.
TAURUS – Venus
Apple, apricot, blackberry, cherry, heather, hibiscus, raspberry, rose.
Taurus is the sign thats fondest of the joys that life inside
These bodies can provide. Whether its a blazing sunset, a symphony by
Mozart, or a delicious meal, you folks are experts at enjoying the
Physical delights of the senses. Its no surprise that the herbs youll
Enjoy most are the sweet ones, since your planet, Venus, is the
purveyor of sweetness. Use each of them to satisfy that sweet tooth.
GEMINI – Mercury
Clover, eyebright, fennel, lemongrass, lemon verbena, marjoram, parsley.
Your quick-witted, fleet-footed energy only enjoys variety – in fact, the
Expression variety is the spice of life was written with you in mind.
All these herbs provide a different Kind of taste, and many can be
Combined in a light, aromatic tea you can sip on the run. Use clove or
Slippery elm to safeguard against to keep your thoughts and
CANCER – Moon
Aloe, lemon balm, chamomile, mimosa, lavender, lilac.
Nurturing is the business, Cancer, and you distribute your soothing
touch to one and all. Theres nothing you like better than a house that
Smells great, too, whether its because theres something wonderful
simmering on the stove, a vase of fresh flowers on the dining room
Table, or a hot, fragrant bubble bath waiting for you upstairs. Each
Of the herbs listed above are known for their ability to calm, heal, or
Bring a wonderful aroma to the surroundings. Use aloe to soothe burns
And scrapes and chamomile for a terrific bedtime tea.
LEO – Sun
Chicory, cinnamon, goldenseal, rosemary, St. Johns Wort, sandalwood.
Your planet is the Sun, Leo, the source of life and warmth that keeps
Us all alive and provides us with all the energy we will need to keep pursuing our
lifes quest. It makes perfect sense, then, that the bright, cheerful
Sunflower would be the perfect representation of your equally glowing
and happy sign. Herbs like goldenseal and St. Johns Wort are tailor-made
For you, too, since their ability to keep the body immune to illness
and depression are well known. Mix a little chicory with your morning
Coffee to help remove any obstacles that come up.
VIRGO – Mercury
Caraway, dill, eyebright, horehound, lily of the valley, marjoram, savory.
Your quick-thinking meticulous sign likes nothing better than a mental
Challenge, Virgo, whether its organizing a pile of papers at the
Office, solving a mystery, or learning a new skill. The herbs listed
Above are well known for their subtle abilities to strengthen the
Mind, and many can be mixed together in teas to give you a boost you
often need at the end of a long day. The lily of the valley looks
Fantastic for you, too, with its subtle, clean scent and delicate flowers.
LIBRA – Venus
Catnip, passion flower, persimmon, rose, sugar cane, purple.
Theres no sign as fond of pleasing others as yours, Libra, if its
By saying just the perfect thing to bring warring factions together, or by
Using your considerate charm to draw the object of your desires closer. Of
Course, catnip is famed for its impacts on our feline friends, but its
Also traditionally used in conjunction with rose petals to bring loving
relationships that last forever. Since youre ruled by Venus, youre
Capable of being every bit as sweet as the sugar cane – but if you require
A bit of help to pull a beloved, utilize this potent plant (sugar cane)
Thats long been used to conjure love – sweetly.
SCORPIO – Pluto/Mars
Ginseng, dill, patchouli, pomegranate, saffron, vanilla.
As fond as you are of closeness and intensity, Scorpio, its no wonder
The herbs youll love best are renowned for their use in stirring up
passion. Drink ginseng tea (or offer some to your beloved) to induce a
magnetic physical attraction. Wear patchouli to arouse silently and lust
conjure the magic of the Beltane rituals. Present your’s object
Desire with a pomegranate, the fruit
SAGITTARIUS – Jupiter
Anise, clove, fig, hyssop, mugwort, myrtle, nutmeg, rosemary, sage.
Theres no sign that hangs on to youth with more fervency and
determination than yours Sagittarius. To keep that youthful look
And mood going as you travel the world in search of yet another
Experience, drink a tea made of anise, rosemary, and Vervain. To Help in
Making your dreams more prophetic than they are, use mugwort.
Burn clove incense to attract the riches youll have to pay for your travels.
CAPRICORN – Saturn
Comfrey, horsetail, mint, poppy, sassafras, woodruff.
Youve always been described as a very focused sign, Capricorn, intent
On self-sufficiency and material success. The influence of your planet,
Saturn, gives you the ambition and self-discipline to achieve those
Goals, and to guarantee success and prosperity in business matters, too.
All the herbs mentioned above are known for their ability to attract
That success, and many can be mixed together in a tea.
AQAURIUS – Uranus/Saturn
Anise, bittersweet, citron, dandelion, lemon verbena, rosemary, sage.
Your sign is a cerebral one, Aquarius, and your ability to turn strange or
Bizarre notions into strokes of genius is well known. Since
Communication (and mass communication in particular) is your specialty,
The herbs above are all associated with the air principle, which rules
The intellectual side of life. To increase your already powerful
intuition, use citron, clover, or rosemary. Above all else, listen to
that intuition. It will seldom prove to be wrong.
Pisces – Neptune/Jupiter
Aloe, walnut, cotton, eucalyptus, lavender, Norfolk Island pine, rue.
As the most sensitive and psychic of all signs, Pisces, yours is the one
That requires assistance to ward off the negative ideas and intentions of
others. Because You have no bounds to keep you different from others,
You also need protection against negative influences. To this end, use
Rue, a powerful herb proven to ward off ills of every kind. To stay
Positive and healthful maintain a chamomile plant growing either outside or within your home.