Commonly used for sinusitis, sore throat, bronchitis, digestion and to support kidney function. Actions include; antiseptic, diuretic, appetite improver, digestive aid, and a natural anti-depressant. Said to repel mice due to its strong aroma.
Bay Leaf, also known as bay laurel, is a powerful herb that is useful for manifestation, prosperity, protection, cleansing and even psychic development. It is a favorite herb of many as it is easily accessible, has multiple magickal uses.
A common form of bay magic is to write your wish on a dried bay leaf and then burn it to seal the spell. Bay leaves are placed in one corner of each room in a house for protection, as well as under pillows—or in dream pillows—to encourage prophetic dreaming. In keeping with its ancient associations, bay leaf can be carried to promote luck in athletic games and competitions.
Chamberlain, Lisa. Wicca Herbal Magic: A Beginner’s Guide to Practicing Wiccan Herbal Magic, with Simple Herb Spells (pp. 40-41). Chamberlain Publications (Wicca Shorts).
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- Botanical Name: Laurus nobilus
- Organic Status: Certified Organic
- Country of Origin: Spain
- Plant Part: Leaf
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