Wood Betony can be added to purification, protection and love mixtures and incenses.
It is traditional on midsummer nights to burn it on the bonfire and then jump through the smoke to purify the body.
Good food to carry when making love advances and is said to reunite quarrelling couples when added to foods.
Gender: Masculine. Planet: Jupiter. Element: Fire.
Health Properties: Sedative. Bitter digestive. Nervine. Mild Diuretic. Circulatory Tonic (particularly for cerebral circulation). Astringent. Please seek medical advice prior to use.
To burn as incense, place a charcoal block onto a heatproof surface and light. When lit, place a small quantity of incense onto the block and allow the aromatic scent to pervade the room, adding more if required according to personal preference.
Botanical name: Stachys betonica. 25g in a glass pot with crystal quartz inside.