The Meaning of Herbs


Basil----------Love or Hate
Bay------------Victory or reward
Borage---------Courage
Burnet------Merry Heart
Calendula------Grief
Caraway--------Retention
Chamomile-----Patience
Fennel---------Praise
Horehound------Health
Lavender-------Acknowledgement
Lemon Balm-----Sociability, Sympathy
Lemon Verbena--Delicacy of feelings
Marjoram-------Happiness
Mints----------Virtue, wisdom
Rosemary-------Rememberence
Rue------------Distain
Sage-----------Esteem, Long Life
Tansy----------Hostility
Thyme----------Activity, Bravery
Wormwood-------Absence, Displeasure
Yarrow---------To sooth a headache