Herbs and Ingredients Used in Witchcraft

Herbs and Spices

Rather than regurgitate what has already been published, we prefer to post what we think are the best informative links on the topic of herbs and other ingredients, and post essays with additional lore and practices of active witches. Herbal Index Links Alphabetical List of Magical Herbs at Witchipedia We…

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Agarwood, Aloeswood, Oud, Oodh, Gaharu, Jinko or Agar

Agarwood is the resinous wood of Aquilaria and Gyrinops that have been infected with Phaeoacremonium parasitica mold.  Both the wood and oil distilled from it are highly prized because of their scent, medicinal, and magical properties. Agarwood tea is said to cure many digestive and organ ailments including cirrhosis and fatty…

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Vibrational Frequency of Essential Oils

Most plants (and animals) use enzymes to break down molecular components during their life processes. And each of these enzymes has a unique crystalline form with a specific vibratory frequency. The vibrational frequency of an oil reflects the integrity of these elements and enzymes embodied within its substance –its bio-energy…

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Antibacterial activity of essential oils and their major constituents against respiratory tract pathogens by gaseous contact

Among the 14 essential oils, cinnamon bark, lemongrass and thyme (wild and red) oils showed the highest activity, inhibiting six strains at <12.5 mg/L air, with the exception of lemongrass oil, which exhibited weak activity against E. coli (MID, 100 mg/L air). Perilla, thyme (geraniol), peppermint, tea tree, coriander and…

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