A perennial herb, Passion Flower is a climbing vine that thrives abundantly in European regions and is a native in Southeastern parts of America. The parts of this plant that grows over the ground are utilized in a variety of forms to facilitate natural healing and as a food flavoring agent.
Passion Flower is not as fiery and intense when it comes to its effects as opposed to its name. It has a distinct energy which helps in easing one’s worries and even soothes any turbulent emotions.
As a magical and healing herb that has been around since ancient times, it is undeniable that Passion Flower possesses a striking appearance and also bears an equally enchanting and edible fruit that is sometimes referred to as “maypop” because of the popping sound it creates when pressed.
In modern times, Passion Flower’s healing abilities are put to action by using it to lower the blood pressure and increase the respiration rate to release toxins from the body.
Passion Flower offers tranquility to the household that is experiencing difficulties or tensions. Whenever you carry Passion Flower, it breeds hospitality, good social relationships, and eliminates indifference. In diverse life circumstances, Passion Flower is a magnificent herb to have in your garden or pantry.
Passion Flower Correspondences
Deities: Flora, Aphrodite, Feronia
Passion Flower Magical Properties
Sleeping is the most effective way for witches to reset their bodies, spirit, and mind to conquer greater life adversities as a new day begins. Placing a sprig of dried Passion Flower beneath your pillow will encourage a good night’s sleep. Make an incense using petals of Passion Flower and allow its smoke to spread across your room, this gives a relaxing feeling and calms your mind and spirit to give you a deep and satisfying sleeping time.
With all the negativity witches encounter every day, most of them find it hard to keep their heads high and maintain an optimistic attitude. Wearing an amulet with a touch of Passion Flower in it before going out helps to dispel negative forces from stealing your happiness. Also, carrying Passion Flower lucky charms will bless you with happiness that multiplies to anywhere you go and with anyone you are with.
Witches can make use of their Passion Flower plant for romantic purposes by making it a part of their love charms. Let love cling to you and your homestead by carrying dried Passion Flower leaves or root in a red flannel bag dressed with Love Me Oil. You may also bath in an infusion of Passion Flower in five straight days to attract the opposite sex.
Peace, unity, and harmony. These three words promote a positive attitude and are crucial to every witch who wishes to improve their living conditions. Growing Passion Flower in your home calms troubles and arguments between families. Use this herb as a wash to diminish disagreements and chaotic situations. Put a cup of tea outside during the full moon and add it on your bath water for it to fill you with peace.
Let Passion Flower facilitate its ability of intense healing in the heart, by carrying it in a green cloth bag with you. Boil this herb and add two cups of light virgin oil and create a magical essential oil that can be applied on your temples and wrists to heal any present problems that occur in relationships.
Passion Flower Medicinal Properties
Reduces Menopausal Effects
Passion Flower is thought to lessen the effects brought by menopause like hot flushes and urinary tract infections.
Herbalists believe that Passion Flower has anti-inflammatory properties that reduce swelling and redness in the skin.
Lessens Sugar Levels
It is believed that Passion Flower reduces blood sugar levels by maintaining the body’s healthy blood circulation.
Cures Respiratory Ailments
Passion Flower is believed to relieve whooping coughs and cure asthma attacks.
Herbalists believe that Passion Flower lowers brain activity which helps in relaxing your body to sleep better.