There are so many things that you can use when you do your magic, including weeds. This is the kinds of weeds that grow in almost everyone’s yard. So, the next time that you choose to weed your garden or your flowers, you might find some things that you can use in your magic. These are things that some newer witches never even utilize.
Many people think that you have to use certain herbs in order to make your magic work but there are things right in front of you that you can use to make some of your spellcasting’s happen. Here are some of the weeds that you can find almost anywhere that you can use in your magic.
Even though you might not realize it, there are some weeds that are often overlooked because people look at them like they are just a nuisance instead of something good. A weed is something that is a plant that grows when it wants. It is a natural kind of plant that grows when we probably don’t want them to grow, and they will keep coming back over and over no matter how much we cut them down.
One of the most famous and known weeds is the dandelion. This is a weed that you can find in almost any yard or any area. This is a plant that is known to be sunny looking because of its color and it works well with Jupiter and Mars.
The dandelion is named because its flowers look like the teeth of lions and the petals look like the mane of a lion. This is a great weed to use when you need to have strength and when you are dealing with struggles.
Some of the things that the dandelion can help with include:
- New opportunities
The Bindweed is a weed that is part of the morning glory family. This is often found in yards, and it starts from a seed and grows to a flower. The plant can come back 300 times in one season, and it is hard to get rid of.
This weed can be used with the sun and is known to help you to have joy and peace. Since the morning glory is so important, the Native American’s often think this weed can help with dreams.
This weed can help you with things such as:
- Nervous tension
- Astral dreaming
Borage is a weed that often grows in places such as lots and medians that are empty. This is a weed that is shaped like a star and is periwinkle or blue in color. This is a plant that was used by the Romans to help encourage people to be able to fight better in war.
This is considered an herb to some people, and it is thought to help lift up the spirits of people all over the world.
The Borage can help in many ways such as:
- Bring happiness
- Get rid of depression
- Help with changes and challenges
Thistle is an herb that was very protective, and this is often found in places such as places where the land is not rich, and plants have a hard time existing. This is a plant that is hard to get rid of and can help to defend itself because of its spines.
When you have this plant, it can often make you feel angry because it is a spiky plant and can cause irritation. The anger comes when people cross you or do not follow your boundaries. This is a great plant if you need to do warding or if you need to do these things:
- Getting rid of curses
The clover is a weed that is often thought of with luck. Many people think it is lucky to find a four leafed clover. Sometimes a red clover can be used to help women that have hormone problems and that suffer from things such as menopause.
This is a weed that is associated with feminine powers and works well with Venus. This is a great weed if you need to help deal with a broken heart, if you need to deal with change, have better luck or if you need to deal with these things:
- Starting a business
- Getting abundance
- Good luck
Nettles are another plant that has spines to protect itself. This kind of weed has all kinds of sharp spikes that are made of silica and have venom in them. This plant can have the spikes break off in your skin and cause irritation. You never want to handle a nettle if you don’t have gloves on.
Nettles are great weeds to stop curses and witches often used them to feed to cows to stop them from making mil. They are great to protect people, and this is a weed that is often seen with death and burial and different customs.
In Wales, this was a weed that would help to know if someone would live through a sickness or if they would die. Nettle is used to help you get money and to protect you from things such as getting stuck by lightening.
Pokeweed is a plant that has green or black berries, and the stems are red and very bright. Some witches will use the berries to make magic dye or ink.
The Pokeweed is a plant that can help your energy to flow better and can help you to get rid of anger. If you experience things such as stress or anxiety, this is a great plant to use to help get rid of it.
If you have anger, the Pokeweed can help you to get rid of the anger and have peace and love instead. It is something that helps to break patterns and can help you to make something new out of ashes that you have acquired.
Daisies are cute flowers that can bring you love and peace. They are a weed that is associated with love. Some people will use this to recite the old saying, “he loves me, he loves me not,” as they pull off the petals of the flower.
Doing this saying and repeating it is something that children do as a divination tool, and they don’t even know it. Daisies have also been used during Ancient Egyptian times to make medicine and it can also help to make magic potions.
This weed is considered a peaceful weed and was often used by hippies in the sixties and seventies to promote love and peace.
Mugwort is a weed that has been loved by many witches. It grows in North America and is silver on the backs of the leaves. This is a wild weed and is part of the Moon and can be used when you are working on dreams, prophecy and when you want to have some kind of divination tool.
The Mugwort is often used when you need to purify yourself or others and it can be best used when the moon is at its fullest cycle.
This is a weed that can help women that battle with menstrual problems and can help with things such as:
- Connecting with spirits
- Lunar magic
- Psychic giftings
Using Weeds for Magic
There are different weeds that you should look for when you are outside roaming around. How do you get these plants? Most people can find these plants in between spaces such as under flowers, in between roads, on hiking trails, construction sites, fields, and other areas. You need to know what these weeds look like and once you start noticing them, you will see that they are always around you. You can find them in both rural and urban areas.
When you are looking for things to do magic with, do not forget to look for weeds that are growing in places where most people don’t want these things to grow. Look at all the spaces around you and see what you can find. Since most people want to get rid of these weeds, they are often exposed to things such as herbicides. This means that these weeds are probably not safe to eat, and you need to make sure that you are using them without eating them or putting them in the body. The only difference would be if you decided to grow these weeds on your own and you knew exactly what was used to grow them.
When you are looking to use the weeds, use them for things such as dressing candles, putting in spell bags, adding them to oils or powders. These can help you with your magic and you can benefit from them by connecting with them and using their hidden magic. You can go about your day and find new and exciting things if you just keep your mind and your eyes open.
There are things growing all around you that can help you to make your magic strong and exciting!