Spirituality, mysticism, medicinal uses and meanings
Names:Ruta graveolens, Herb of Grace
Mystical Characteristics: Protection, Purification, Healing
Uses: Can be worn around the neck as a healing talisman. Rue can be added to healing incenses and poppets. Added to baths, breaks all hexes and curses. Can also be added to exorcism incenses and mixtures. Hung above the door or kept inside sachets can ward off negative energies. A sprig of fresh rue can used as a sprinkler to distribute salt water throughout the house to cleanse it. Grown in the garden will protect it.