Wearing a sachet of Elecampane is said to attract love or wrap some in a pink cloth. It is also carried for protection, and the herb smouldered on charcoal helps sharpen psychic powers, particularly when scrying.
Gender: Masculine. Planet: Mercury. Element: Air.
Actions include: expectorant, diuretic, stomachic, antimicrobial, anthelmintic, anti-asthmatic, vulnerary, a gentle stimulant. Common medicinal uses include: the treatment of asthma, bronchitis and whooping cough. Other uses include improving stomach function, treating nausea and diarrhoea and killing intestinal worms.
Botanical name: Inula helenium 25g in glass pot with charged crystal quartz.