WALNUT: Access to divine energy, bringing the blessing of Gods wishes.
WATERCRESS: Good for lunar magick and sex magic.
WHEAT: Inducing fertility and conception, and for attracting money.
WHITE SAGE: This herb is used as an incense for smudging or purification.
WHITE WILLOW BARK: Brings blessing of the moon into one's life and guards against negativity and evil forces. Used in healing spells.
WILLOW: Used for lunar magick, drawing or strengthening love, healing, and overcoming sadness. Willow is considered a sacred wishing tree. Wear a sprig of willow when facing the death of a loved one. Place on the alter for lunar magick and divination work. Keep a piece of willow in home or business to protect against evil.
Also known as: Osier, Pussy Willow, White Willow, Witches' Aspirin, Withy, Tree of Enhancement, Saille, Salicyn Willow, and Saugh Tree.
WINTERGREEN: Add an infusion to your children's bath to bring them good fortune and luck throughout their lives. Sprinkle an infusion of wintergreen around the area for purification.
WISTERIA: Good for raising vibrations, promotes psychic openings, overcomes obstacles, and draws prosperity.
Also called: Winter Bloom, Striped Alder, Spotted Alder, Hazelnut, Snapping Hazel, and Tobacco Wood.
WITCHES BURR: This herb adds great power to spells and rituals. Presence of witches burr is said to defeat any kind of evil force.
WITCHES GRASS: This herb is good for happiness, lust, love, exorcism. Sprinkle around the home for seven (7) consecutive days to overcome depression and dispense of petty spirits. Reverses hexes.
This herb is also called: Cough Grass, Rhizomes, Twitch Grass, Scotch Quelch, Quick Grass, and Dog Grass.
WOOD ALOE: Good for protection, consecration, success, and prosperity. It is also called: Lignaloes, and Lignam Aloes.
WOOD BETONY: The magickal uses include purification, protection, and the expulsion of evil spirits, nightmares, and despair. Excellent for magickal healing and protecting against dark fears of the emotions and imagination.
Makes a good addition to dream pillows. Carry in an amulet to draw love and strengthen the body. Burn to banish disharmony in relationship. Pass through smoke of burning wood betony at Midsummer to purify the body of ills and evils. Burn with any uncrossing incense to defeat witchcraft.
Also known as: Betony, Bishopswort, Stachys Betonica, and Lousewort.
WOODRUFF: Good for protection, victory, and money. Place a pinch in your left shoe before a game and your team will be victorious.
WORMWOOD: This herb is used to remove anger, stop war, inhibit violent acts, and for protection from the evil eye. Carry in the car to protect from accidents on dangerous roads.
Use as incense for clairvoyance, to summon spirits, or to enhance divinatory abilities. Can be sprinkled in the path of an enemy to bring them strife and misfortune. (Note: Not recommended, remember the Law of Threes and also can be poisonous, so please use with caution).
Also called: Green Ginger, Absinthium, Absinthe, Old Woman, and Crown for a King.
Throw onto the fire on "Samhain" to gain protection from bad spirits that are roaming the night. One of the major ingredients in, "Absinthe". Burn in incense to raise spirits.
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