This week’s magical herb is marjoram. Marjoram has a sweet, rich taste similar to oregano. Marjoram is most notably used in “herbs de provence” and is used widely in Greek and Italian cuisine, especially with lamb.
Latin Name: Origanum majorana
Other Names: Sweet Marjoram, Knotted Marjoram
Sign: Libra, Gemini, Virgo
Deities and Beings: Aphrodite, Hermes, Mercury, Odin, Persephone, Ullr, Venus, Weiland
Magical Uses: Anti-sorcery, cleansing, colds (wear), defense, happiness, health, love, money, protection (sprinkle in home), protect objects (place under item), purification, relieve depression, uncrossing, ward evil (plant), wealth