Lavender - Lavandula angustifolia


Common name: Lavender

Botanical name: Lavandula angustifolia

Properties: Lavender is used in love spells and sachets, and can induce sleep when burned (please never leave an incense burning during sleep though!). It is often used in healing mixtures and for wishes. (See Cunningham's Encyclopedia of Magical Herbs for more). Lavender is a Masculine herb ruled by the Air Element and Mercury.

*Please note sizes are based on volume and not weight.

Be mindful of allergies - some herbs may have cross-contamination with other herbs. Always check that herbs are compatible with you before consuming or using medicinally - some herbs interact with medications and body systems.

Never leave burning incense unattended, and always use heat-proof tools.