Harvest of Purples
Squash ruled by Moon
Lavender; Masculine, Air, ruled by Mercury
Gemini, Virgo; secondary, Aquarius, Libra
Also: Elf Leaf, Nard, Nardus, Spike
Medicinal: Nervine, sedative, tonic.
Lavender is soothing, calms the nerves. A few drops of oil on bed linens, in water baths aids in sleep, eases minor aches and pains.
Lavender tea is excellent for a peaceful mood and relaxation.
Magickal: Attracts the physical and financial attention of men and women alike.
Mix with rosemary for chastity, fidelity.
Burn with sandalwood to attract helpful spirits.
Purple foods are high in antioxidants, specifically anthocyanin, which protect against cell damage from free radicals.
Peace, Gneiss Moon