Folk Names: Naughty
Man, Old Man, Old Uncle Harry, Artemisia, Artemis Herb,
Witch Herb, Muggons, Sailor's Tobacco, Felon Herb
Parts Used: the Herb
Basic Powers: Protection,
Specific Uses: Put
into the shoe to prevent fatigue on long journeys. Carry to ward against
wild beasts, poison and stroke. Make a simple and drink it to induce clairvoyance.
Rub the fresh young leaves on magic mirrors and crystal balls to strengthen
their powers. Add to scrying, clairvoyance and divination incenses. Pick
before sunrise during the Waxing Moon, preferably from a plant that leans
North. The plant's powers are strongest when picked on the Full Moon.