Herbs beginning with “W”
Walnut – Carry the nut as a charm to promote fertility and strengthen the heart.
Wheat – Fertility, Money.
Willow – Willow wands can be used for healing. The Willow will bring the blessings of the Moon upon those who plant it or have it on their property. Willows can be used to bind together witch’s brooms and a forked willow branch is widely used in water witching and dowsing.
Wintergreen – Protection, Healing, Hex Breaking.
Witch Hazel – Protection, chastity, healing the heart. In tincture form it is good as a mouth rinse and to ease hemorrhoids. As a compress, witch hazel can be applied to insect bites and other skin irritations.
Wood Rose – Luck.
Woodruff – Victory, Protection, Money.
Wormwood – Wormwood is burned to gain protection from wandering spirits. Used in divination and clairvoyance incenses, initiation rites and tests of courage. Enables the dead to be released from this plane so they my find peace.