This week’s magical herb is fennel. Fennel is very aromatic and has a flavor like celery and licorice. Fennel is found in the drink Absinthe, and is often used in Greek and asian dishes, including Chinese Five-spice.
Latin Name: Foeniculum vulgare
Other Names: Funchal
Sign: Aries, Gemini, Virgo
Deities and Beings: Adonis, Dionysus, Hephaestus, Hermes, Mercury,
Parts Used: Leaf, root, seed
Magical Uses: Anti-sorcery, encourage trust (carry), healing, love, protection, purification, repel evil (hang over door), uncrossing