Herbs of the Zodiac

In ancient Greek & Roman times, herbs were often used to treat most types of ailments. These herbs were very effective to the ailment and individual when under a certain position of sun, moon, planet or star and at the right time of year. Ancient civilizations believed in the magical healing properties of such herbs enforcing the power of positive thinking and healing. Here is a  list of herbs which are associated with the relative Zodiac Signs. Growing a Zodiac garden consisting of your very own Star Signs herbs is extremely rewarding. To plant, nurture, and eventually use the herbs will be heaps of fun. Adding artifacts and favourite things to the garden makes a great place to sit and contemplate with some comfortable seating.

Aquarius:  comfrey, rosemary, sage, mint, fennel, wormwood, southernwood, violets, daffodil..

Pisces: lemonbalm, basil, nutmeg, sage, borage, lilac, lillies, clove. 

Aries: basil, catmint, nettle, wormwood, geranium, cypress pine, chervil, carnation.

Taurus: mint, thyme, elderberry, primrose, violet, marshmallow, catnip, rose, carnation, honeysuckle, saffron, strawberry, jasmine, soapwort, tansy, wormwood, yarrow

Gemini: dill, mint, parsley, anise, lavender, marjoram, fennel, oregano, licorice, honeysuckle, horehound.

Cancer: sage, parsley, mugwort, aloe, evening primrose, lemon balm, myrtle, cinnamon, water lily, hyacinth, bay leaves.

Virgo: caraway, dill, mint, chervil, morning glory, cornflower, petunias, horehound, lavender, lily, marjoram.

Libra: Catnip, elderberry, thyme, iris, lillies, moneywort, ivy, St John's wort, bergamot, lemon balm.

Leo: lemonbalm, tarragon, dill, rue, chamomile, sandalwood, frankincense, camphor, clove, eyebright, sunflower.

Scorpio: basil, catmint, sage, catnip, coriander, honeysuckle, nettle, onion, wormwood, elder, garlic.

Sagittarius: sage, basil, borage, chervil, nutmeg, sage, clove, saffron.

Capricorn: Rosemary, dill, tarragon, caraway, chamomile, heartsease, lambs ears, rosemary, marjoram,