Monthly Archives: August 2017
JoelTheMojo and Dighm Liting team up for Strawberries and Chocolate! A Commentary/Gaming and who knows what else filled channel of wonder! Give it a shot, yeah?
Scientific Names: Melissa Officinalis
Folk Names: Bee Balm, Sweet Balm, Sweet Melissa, Melissa, Lemon Balsam, Cure-All, Dropsy Plant, Sweet Mary
Planetary Association: The Moon, Neptune
Chakra: Third Eye
Medicinal Purposes: Treats colic, Insomnia, Stress, Anxiety, Depression, Fatigue, Grief, ADD, Muscle Spasms, acne, sunburn, inflammation.
Folk Purposes: Ward off evil, promote good health. Sachets placed under a pillow promoted restful sleep.
Applications: Tincure, Tea or tonic, Food, Bath, aromatherapy, cleanser
Precautions: Consult a doctor before taking if you have thyroid issues.
Growing: Prefers moist soil and full to partial sun.
Scientific Names: Matricaria Recutita (German), Chamamelum Nobile (Roman)
Folk Names: Scented Mayweed, Whig Plant
Planetary Association: The Sun
Medicinal Purposes: Treats internal and cosmetic inflammation. Provides digestive and nervous system support. Helps to de-stress and sleep.
Folk Purposes: Banish malevolence from the home. Add to sachets for luck or money. Use in incense during meditation.
Applications: Topical (Cream, lotion, tincture, compress, etc.), Tea or Tonic, and in a bath.
Precautions: Can be sedating. Do not drive or operate machinery without knowing it’s effects. Do not use if pregnant.
Growing: Plant in early spring, full sunlight and rich soil.