Protection herbs refer to those used for the magical purpose of protection, spirits, psychic vision, and more. They can be burned, smudged, used in incense, extracted for oil, used in rituals, worn, and more. 

Please refer to the protection herbs chart below for more information and uses on protection herbs.

List of Herbs Used for Protection
Herb                                 Binomial/Scientific Name                   Protective Uses and Properties                                                                                                                                                       
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis Burned to raise positive energy to change the energy of the environment
Sandalwood Santalum Used as a holy incense due to its very high vibrations. Removes negativity, purifies, and promotes calmness
Palo Santo Bursera graveolens Inspires creativity, cleanses energy, and purifies spirits
Cedar Cedrus Creation of sacred spaces, summons helpful spirits during rituals, drives away negative influences
Salt Sodium chloride Absorbs negative and toxic energy which can then be discarded
Sage Salvia officinalis Associated with the element of air and the planet Jupiter. Typically used in the form of a smudge stick and burned to cleanse and purify an area
Agrimony Agrimonia Used in protective sachets, spells, medicine bags, or burned. Builds psychic shield and reverses harmful spells cast on you
Burdock Root            Arctium lappa Associated with Venus and feminine energies. Used in potions, ritual baths, incense, and amulets for general protection and healing
Mandrake Mandragora officinarum For prosperity, as a spell enhancer, love attraction, and increasing psychic abilities
White Willow  Salix alba
A moon plant; associated with feminine energy, creativity, fertility, love
Mugwort Artemisia vulgaris  Primarily used as a visionary herb to amplify psychic vision and induce prophetic dreams
Mullein Verbascum Protection from nightmares, sorcery, and invoking spirits
Dragon's Blood Dracaena cinnabari Cleansing a home, drive away evil, and build a wall of protection
Frankincense Boswellia sacra Emotional healing, attracts good luck, spiritual cleansing
Marshmallow Althaea Love and fertility spells, departing rituals to honor the dead, protection and cleansing
Yarrow Achillea millefolium Bringing love into one's life, courage, psychic abilities
Birch Betula Purification, fertility, wisdom
Dandelion Taraxacum Psychic abilities, sun spells, cleansing
Copal Protium copal Inspiration, attraction, contact spirits of the dead, purification