Thyme

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SKU: HRB-THYME-10

Thyme, dried herb aerials 10g

Botanical name: Thymus vulgaris

Folk Names: Common Thyme, Garden Thyme

Gender: Feminine

Planet: Venus

Element: Water

Deities: Freya, Aphrodite, Ares, Elementals particularly elves and faeries

Powers: Health, Healing, Sleep, Psychic, Love, Purification, Courage

Magickal Uses: Thyme is most commonly used (either worn or burned) to promote good health and in healing spells. 

Thyme is also used to help promote sleep, evade nightmares and to help develop psychic abilities.

In ancient times, women would wear Thyme sprigs to increase their beauty and attractiveness to men.

Ancient Greeks burned Thyme to purify and cleanse the temples and it has also been historically noted that it was used by warriors and soldiers to promote courage.

Children in particular smell Thyme to help them see the Faery folk!

Healing Properties: Thyme is a wonderful herb with culinary, medicinal and ornamental uses. The flowers, leaves, and oil of thyme have been used to treat bedwetting, diarrhea, stomach ache, arthritis, colic, sore throat, cough, including whooping cough, bronchitis, flatulence, and as a diuretic, to increase urination.

Most commonly used as a herbal tea

 

*Our herbs are packaged in little plastic ziplock bags with labels

Information Sourced From: Cunninghams' Encyclopedia of Magical Herbs, Scott Cunningham. 
Wikipedia, www.anniesremedy.com, www.herbs2000.com, www.witchipedia.com, And our own private collection of grimoires and herbal lore