Boneset Eupatorium perfoliatum (Compositae)

Other Names: throughwort, agueweed
Traditional Uses:tonic, stimulant, coughs, colds, muscular aches
Magical Uses:
Description: Perennial herb with stem that branch and
grow up to 5 ft. Leaves are shiny on top and downy on
the underside and are long and narrow. Produces dense
heads of white flowers followed by feathery seed

Use: Whole plant can be used as flowers open, use
fresh or dried quickly. Used to treat coughs and
colds or as an ointment for muscle aches.

Infusion: Used to prepare more delicate parts of plants. 3 cups of water to 1 ounce dry herb or 1?

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Written by Melanie Hooten

Melanie Hooten was a Isian and Correllian High Priestess. She studied Wicca for over 15 years, before her sudden passing in 2015, age 36. Melanie was a light in the world, and her writing are left here as a testament to her love of the Earth, and of the Goddess.


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