Pimpinella anisum
Magical Uses: Anise mixed with bay leaves provides an excellent bath additive prior to ritual. Using anise in potpourri around the house wards off evil, and anise in your sleeping pillow at night will chase away the nightmares. The essential oil is used in ritual baths prior to any divination attempts. It is believed that hanging an anise seed head on your bedpost will restore lost youth. Used in spells to become more open to ones own inner happiness and to better enjoy the company of others. Said to bring romance into ones life. Can be used in Hand-fasting and added to confetti. Add to astral pillows or burn as an incense before undertaking astral travel or a shaman journey, to provide protection. Can be used in conjunction with amber to unite the physical with the spiritual.

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