Roots

Angelica (Angelica archangelica)

Named for the Archangel Michael, Angelica root is used in works of ritual purification and removing maleficia, to increase female power in the home, and in magics for the protection of the home and blessing of children. more

Calamus (Acorus calamus)

Calamus

Calamus, or sweet flag, is the root of a wetland plant used in Hoodoo practice as one of the two ingredients for compelling magics. It is also used for drawing spirits, likely due... more

Gentian (Gentiana lutea)

During the Middle Ages, Gentian was commonly employed as a theriac, believed to be an antidote to poison and venoms of all kinds. Nowadays, it's mainly used in spells to attract and keep... more

Licorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra)

Licorice

Licorice root is used in Hoodoo practice as one of the two ingredients for compelling magics. It is chewed for aid in deep trance work and contacting spirits, and has a more delicate... more

Madder Root (Rubia tinctorum)

Madder is a dye plant yielding an orange-red color. Extract in hot water and use to color cloth or grind and make a paste with water to color engraved bone or stone. more

30 g (1 oz):

$3.00

Orris Root (Iris germanica)

The powdered root of the Florentine iris has a violet-like scent, but acts as a fixative in blends, absorbing scents that would otherwise volatilize. Orris root powder is also known... more

30 g (1 oz):

$3.00

Yohimbe (Corynanthe yohimbe)

Yohimbe tree bark from West Africa has a long history of use as an aphrodisiac and a stimulant. It dilates blood vessels in the skin and mucus membranes, decreases blood pressure... more