It is an annual that grows to 3 feet high, and is adaptable to many soils and conditions. If you want berries, you must plant a male and a female juniper. It is used in spells to keep love alive and exciting. Lovage root eases bloating and flatulence. Apple wood is used to make magickal wands. Carrying the herb will enable the carrier to see ghosts. Added to incense, it will produce a relaxed state for better meditation.
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Tea made of Bayberry is a good gargle for sore throat and tonsillitis. Damiana is used in infusions to incite lust, and is burned to produce visions. Bistort root, when ground and mixed with echinacea, myrrh, and goldenseal, is a great dressing for cuts and other wounds. In potpourri, it adds protection. The Greeks used a tea from the root as a laxative. Juices from the fresh plant can cause the skin to blister. Myrtle is burned as an incense to bring beauty, to honor Diana and to Venus, and is a symbol of glory and happy love.