Blue Cornflower

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Cornflower, Blue - flowers 10g

Botanical name: Centaurea cyanus

Folk Names: Bluebottle, Blue PoppyBarbeau, Witch's Bell, Brushes, Bachelor's Button, Cyani Flower, Boutonniere flower and Hurtsickle

Gender: Feminine

Planet: Venus, Saturn
Element: Air and Earth

Zodiac: Cancer, Virgo

Powers: Psychic Awareness, Ritual, Third Eye Awakening, Self- Knowledge, Spirituality, Abundance, Love, Magick, Fertility, Growth, Creativity

Magickal Uses: Often added to a herbal tea prior to divination to promote psychic abilities and open the Third Eye. Added to love potions and used to make a truly amazing blue magickal ink for rites and spell work. The flowers are used to decorate alters and the dried flower is carried in sachets or amulets to attract lovers. One entry states that you should sprinkle the dried flower on the right shoe when looking for a new lover. 

Healing Properties: A Cornflower tincture or tonic can be used to help heal weak eyes or blemished skin. Cornflower petals can be used to create natural dyes. 

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**Medicinal properties are listed as a guide only, Lylliths' Emporium is not responsible for any misuse of herbs, resins, berries or oils - always seek professional medical advice before using natural therapies.

Information Sourced From: Cunninghams' Encyclopedia of Magical Herbs, Scott Cunningham.
Wikipedia,,,, And our own private collection of grimoires and herbal lore