This week’s magical herb is clove. Coves have a strong, pungent flavor and aroma. Cloves are found in garam masala and are popular in Indian dishes. In the US they are often found in eggnog and holiday desserts.
Latin Name: Syzygium aromaticum
Other Names: Unknown
Planet: Jupiter, Sun
Sign: Aries, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Pisces, Leo
Day: Sunday, Thursday
Deities and Beings: Jupiter, Zeus
Parts Used: Flower, leaf
Magical Uses: Banishing, divination, exorcism, inspiration, love, lust, money, protection, purification, releasing, stop gossip, stop negative thinking, wealth (burn), wisdom
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.