Mugwort, also called "Dream Weed," is an herb known for its dream-inducing qualities, psychic dreams, astral projection, clairvoyance aid, and protection. It is renowned as a smudging herb for its subtle, sweet scent and has a long history of being used as an herbal remedy as a source of vitamin C, calcium and zinc. It also was/is used in magical practices as a cleansing herb for smudging or spell work.
"...known to many as a herb of magic, mugwort allows us to live in several worlds at once, expanding and nourishing the habit of drawing our gaze before us to that which is visible, and behind us to that which is invisible."
- Judith Berger, Herbal Rituals
Also known as: Cronewort, Common Wormwood, Wild Wormwood, Felon Herb, Artemis Herb, St. John's Plant, Chrysanthemum Weed, Sailor's Tobacco, Moxa, Naughty Man, Old Man, Old Uncle Henry, Muggons.