A Witches
Herbal Reference

*G/P/E: Gender/Planet/Element

OAK
G/P/E: Masculine, Sun, Fire.
Magical uses:The Oak is a sacred tree in many cultures. A Witch will often seek out a grove of Oak to perform rites. It has always been considered unlucky to cut down an oak. After getting permission from the tree's Dryad, burn oak leaves for purification of ritual spaces. Oak is often used for all-purpose wands and they imbue great power. The acorns have been carried to increase fertility in women and to increase sexual appeal by men, preserve youth and to banish illness. Hang Oak over windows and doors to protect your house from evil spirits.


ONION
G/P/E: Masculine, Mars, Fire.
Magical uses: Protection and healing. Place cut onions in a sick persons room to absorb the illness. Leave them overnight and throw away in the morning.


ORANGE
G/P/E: Feminine, Jupiter, Water.
Magical uses:The dried and powdered peel is added to love and fertility charms.


ORRIS ROOT
G/P/E: Feminine, Venus, Water.
Magical uses: Love, sexual appeal. Use in charms, amulets, sachets, incenses and baths.


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