Element Associations: Air
Planetary Associations: Mercury
Astrological Associations: Gemini + Virgo
Chakra Associations: Third-Eye
Magical Properties: Lust, Psychic Powers, Protection, Prosperity
Healing Properties: Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antimicrobial
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon citratus
For hundreds of years, lemongrass has been utilized as a healing herb. Many Asian cuisines make extensive use of this tropical plant, and its medical effects include lowering fevers, helping digestion, and giving antibacterial and antibiotic characteristics, among other things. Its magical properties include promoting openness and communication, as well as offering protection and assisting with love luck. Add to potions and infusions to aid in developing psychic powers. Because of its association with the Third Eye Chakra, it is perfect for encouraging clarity.
**Always consult a physician before using herbal products, especially if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medication(s). These herbs, resins, roots, flowers, and powders are meant to be used for spell and ritual work.