health

Ash

Formal name: 
Fraxinus excelsior
Formal name: 
Fraxinus americana
Other names: 
Nion
Asktroed
Jasen beli
Freixo
CategoryCorrespondences
DeityWoden, Uranus, Thor, Poseidon, Neptune, Mars, Gwydion
GenderMasculine
Magical powerssea rituals, protection, prosperity, health
Path32
PlanetSun

Geranium

Formal name: 
Pelargonium maculatum
Formal name: 
Pelargonium odoratissimum
CategoryCorrespondences
GenderFeminine
Magical powersprotection, love, health, fertility
Path15
PlanetVenus

Oak

Formal name: 
Quercus alba
Other names: 
Quost
Sandhika
Wohpala
Bicuiba Acu
CategoryCorrespondences
DeityJupiter, Dianus, Dagda, Thor, Zeus, Heme, Janus, Rhea, Cybele, Hecate, Pan, Erato
GenderMasculine
Magical powersfertility, healing, health, luck, money, potency, protection
Path5, 21
PlanetSun

Rue

Formal name: 
Ruta graveolens
Other names: 
Bashoush (Coptic)
Garden rue
German rue
Herb of grace
Herbygrass
Hreow
Mother of the herbs
Rewe
Rota

A strong scented herb in the Citrus family growing to three feet with divided leaves and small yellow flowers and a strong disagreeable odor. Native to the Mediterranean region.

Medicinal data
Part used: 
leaf
Constituents: 
rutin
Dosage: 
1 cup 1-2 x daily
1-2 droppersful 2-3 x daily
Health benefits: 

useful for capillary fragility and varicose veins; used internally and externally for eye inflammation; internally for suppressed menstruation; used as gargle for sore throat.

CategoryCorrespondences
Body systemsliver
DeityDiana, Aradia
GenderMasculine
Herb actionanthelmintic, purgative
Herb categoryspecific
Herbal energywarm
Herbal preparationinfusion, tincture
Herbal tastebitter, pungent
Magical powersexorcism, healing, health, love, mental powers
Path27
PlanetMars

Sunflower

Formal name: 
Helianthus annuus
Other names: 
Corona Solis
Marigold of Peru
Solo Indianus
CategoryCorrespondences
GenderMasculine
Magical powerswishes, wisdom, health, fertility
Path19, 24, 30
PlanetSun