herbalism

Four Months of Wort: An Herbal Blog Summary

Four Months of Wort: An Herbal Blog Summary

Have you been keeping up on the blog’s Monthly Wort? If you haven’t, you should! Every month, The Veil Blog picks a new herb to learn about, delving into its history of human use, its place in ye olden and ye modern medicine, what mystical properties it serves in magic, and how to grow it! Each section is posted for each week in the month, so you get the most of all of them. However, if you just don’t have the time to go back and read, then check out THIS blog, where we do a short summary of the last four months of herbs!

The Monthly Wort: Stinging Nettle (Part 1)

The Monthly Wort: Stinging Nettle (Part 1)

Ouch! That hurts! What is that plant? Why, it’s nettle of course! What may look like an ordinary addition to any forest or field might just be one of the favored herbalism plants, stinging nettle! Read this blog to find out more about why that painful little plant can actually benefit your life.

The Monthly Wort: Blackthorn (Part 3)

The Monthly Wort: Blackthorn (Part 3)

Blackthorn plays a very intricate role in the magic of ancient cultures, particularly for the Celts and Irish. Find out what dark secrets this dangerous tree carries in its thorny brambles….