1 oz of our Calendula from Greece .
It is a genus of about 15–20 species of annual and perennial herbaceous plants in the daisy family Asteraceae that are often known as marigolds. They are native to southwestern Asia, western Europe, Macaronesia, and the Mediterranean.
Calendula known also as Ruddles, Marybud, and Marigold in honor of the Virgin Mary, originated in Egypt.
Used historically in skin and hair products and later in foods as the "poor man's saffron".
In magic for protection, money drawing, fame,love,legal matters, psychic and spiritual powers. 1oz cut flower form to be stored in a sealed container in a cool, dry place
One of The Sun's Treasures
Calendula Flower Dried
Magickal uses: Sun Energy, Healing, Strength, Love, Marriage, Stability, Consecration, Legal Matters, Dreamwork, Spiritual Growth.
Tip: Toss Calendula into a fire during Summer Solstice to illuminate your spiritual journey
Dieties: Apollo, Horus, Ligh, Nuada, Aine, Brighid
Zodiac Leo, Aries
Folk Names: Bride of the Sun, Calendula, Drunkard, Goldes, Holigolde, Marybud, Marygold, Mary Gowles, Ruddes, Ruddles, Spousa Solis, Summer’s Bride
Calendula is the traditional “he loves me, he loves me not” flower making it useful for love potions and sybolises love and constancy in a relationship. It is said to strengthen and comfort the heart when picked at noon.
Representing the sun this herb can be used in sacred baths, incense and rituals. As a dying agent it is perfect for colouring altar cloths and other offerings to honour the sun.Associated with Samhain and the Mexican Day of the Dead it is used in ceremonies of remembrance and funerals. Use in magic to remember deceased loved ones.Calendula is also considered a lucky herb. Sleep with a green bag filled with calendula to promote luck. It is said that one will have a lucky dream followed by good fortune when playing games of chance such as slots, keno, lottery, bingo etc.