Rose Geranium Medicinal Benefits
Native to South Africa, Rose Geranium has a long history of use in treating burns and other skin disorders. Introduced to Europe in the 17th century by Italy, Spain, and France it was used for conditions such as dysentery, haemorrhoids, and inflammation. The leaves of the rose geranium plant make an exceptional herbal tea, which will help relieve stress clear the kidneys and calm indigestion. The aromatic essential oil of rose geranium has therapeutic and healing properties associated with menstrual pain tonsilitis and nausea.
Rose Geranium Spiritual Uses
The use of herbs for their magickal purposes has been practised for more than 10,000 years and is attributed to plants having vibrations that create certain effects when used in specific ways. One such herb that has been used for centuries for both its magickal and healing properties is Rose Geranium.
Rose geranium plants were also commonly positioned inside homes to keep evil spirits at bay, as it is a powerful protectant that keeps negative energies away, providing a balancing and uplifting vibration. As Rose Geranium is ruled by Venus, the Goddess of Love, it is therefore associated with fertility, health and love. Rose Geranium is used for rituals invoking love and happiness and to keep away malevolent spirits. Can also be used to aid in dream-work and astral travel.
Rose Geranium has many uses and has been used for centuries, naturally grown and dried petals are perfect to use for spells and rituals especially those used to lift the spirits and banish negativity while providing protection, love, healing.
Spells for rose geranium
- Make a small sachet of rose geranium petals to carry with you for charming a loved one and keeping the love fires burning. If single it will attract a soul mate to you.
- In a small bowl of water float, half a dozen rose geranium petals place on a window sill overnight on a full moon to absorb its energy. In the morning drain water and place petals in the sun till dry. Bury the dried petals in the ground about 10 cm deep close by your front door for house and occupant protection. © by psychic medium Ian Scott – Linda Phillip.