Historic sleep aid and light sedative, it is also said to aid in transitioning off of sleep medications. Also used to treat anxiety, headaches, migraines & ADHD. *Avoid you have had recent surgery.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. Always consult your Dr. before begin the use of any herbs or herbal remedies.
Water element. Venus or Mercury. Feminine.
Valerian can be used in both protection and purification rituals. The root can be used to break hexes, but also has the ability to enhance a curse that you place on another. If your garden is plagued by disease, plant valerian for harmony. Although known today for it's strong earthy smell, historically valerian was a popular ingredient in perfumes. Animals are drawn to valerian, and it's especially helpful in cat magic.