This week’s magical herb is cilantro. Cilantro has a robust, “wild” flavor with a hint of citrus. It is incredibly potent. Cilantro is widely used in Mexican and Latin cuisine.
Latin Name: Coriandrum sativum
Other Names: Chinese Parsley
Sign: Aries, Scorpio
Deities and Beings: Ares, Mars
Parts Used: Leaf, stem
Magical Uses: Headaches (wear), healing, love, lust (add to wine), marriage blessing
If you’re interested in more magickal herbs, check out the full Magical Herb of the Week series.
Want to know even more about magical herbs? Check out The Herbal Magic Correspondences Guide for information on nearly 600 herbs and plants.