Artemisia Absinthium, or Wormwood is named after the Greek goddess Artemis. The plant is said to have been delivered to Chiron, the father of medicine, by the goddess herself. Wormwood is often burned as an incense during rituals and spell work designed to increase or develop psychic powers. It is also connected to Masculine Energy, Mars and Fire. It is a powerful protective plant. Wormwood clears the psychic channels and can be used to aid in astral travel as well as any type of journey magick. Sprinkle the herb around the house or hang above your windows and doors to ward off evil spirits and disease. Sold in 1 oz. quantities.