This week’s magical herb is peppercorn. Peppercorns range from mild and sweet to potent and spicy, and come in a variety of colors. Peppercorns are used worldwide and have even been used as currency.
Latin Name: Piper nigrum
Sign: Aries, Scorpio
Deities and Beings: Ares, Freya, Hermod, Loki, Mars, Skadi
Parts Used: Fruit, seed
Magical Uses: Exorcism, healing, protection, purification, sleep
Want to know even more about magical herbs? Check out The Herbal Magic Correspondences Guide for information on nearly 600 herbs and plants.