Herb of the Day for Jan. 28th – Guaiacum Wood

Herb of the Day for Jan. 28th – Guaiacum Wood

  Latin Name: Zygophyllaceae
Common Names: Lignum Vitae

Gender: Masculine
Planet: Sun
Element: Fire
Folklore: Said to be a powerful aphrodisiac.
Medicinal Uses: Can be burnt as an incense to soothe colds and flu.
Magickal Uses: Love, Lust

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