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Wtichraft Basics 101: Crystals, Herbs, Salts, and Incense Reference Chart


Way back when I was learning to craft rituals, there were many ingredients and factors I would use and consider for practice. Here is a very simplified list of certain factors one could consider in crafting rituals and/or spell jars and their uses. This post can be used as a reference, we recognize there are other alternative meanings to the listed


Agate: protection, healing, gardening

Amethyst: cleans aura, peace, healing - no sun

Aventurine: confidence, vitality, peace - no sun

Calcite: centering, protection, purifying - no water

Carnelian: energy, courage, protection,

Citrine: protection (self-cleansing) - no sun

Fluorite: balancing, anti-depression - no sun

Hematite: grounding, divination

Howlite: calms emotions, aids insomnia

Jade: wisdom, love, gardening

Jasper: healing, protection, beauty

Jet: anti-nightmare, protection

Labradorite: recall dreams, prophecy - little water

Lepidolite: peace, love, psychic powers

Malachite: loyalty, protection, peace - no water

Moonstone: balancing, divination, love

Obsidian: grounding, protection, peace

Onyx: cleansing, positive energy

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Quartz: enhances and protects aura

Rose Quartz: gentle love, heals emotion - no sun

Selenite: energy, clarity, awareness - no water

Sodalite: wisdom, healing, meditation

Sunstone: protection, energy, blessing

Tiger’s Eye: grounding, willpower, luck

Tourmaline: courage, inspiration, love

Unakite: clarity, transformation

Herbs and other Groundly Matters.

Alfalfa: Prosperity, Anti-Hunger, Money

Allspice: Money, Luck, Healing

Almond: Money, Prosperity, Wisdom

Aloe: Protection, Luck

Anemone: Health, Protection, Healing

Angelica: Exorcism, Protection, Healing, Visions

Anise: Protection, Purification, Youth

Apple: Love, Healing, Garden Magic, Immortality

Apricot: Love

Ash: Protection, Prosperity, Sea Rituals, Health

Avocado: Love, Lust, Beauty

Bamboo: Protection, Luck, Hex-Breaking, Wishes

Banana: Fertility, Potency, Prosperity

Barley: Love, Healing, Protection

Basil: Love, Exorcism, Wealth, Flying, Protection

Bay: Protection, Psychic Powers, Healing, Purification, Strength

Bean: Protection, Exorcism, Wart Charming, Reconciliation, Potency, Love

Beet: Love

Bluebell: Luck, Truth

Blueberry: Protection

Cabbage: Luck

Cactus: Protection, Chastity

Cardamon: Lust, Love

Carnation: Protection, Strength, Healing

Carrot: Fertility, Lust

Cashew: Money

Castor: Protection

Catnip: Cat Magic, Love, Beauty, Happiness

Celery: Mental Powers, Lust, Psychic Powers

Chamomile: Money, Sleep, Love, Purification

Cherry: Love, Divination

Chestnut: Love

Chili Pepper: Fidelity, Hex Breaking, Love

Chrysanthemum: Protection

Cinnamon: Spirituality, Success, Healing, Power, Psychic, Lust, Protection, Love

Clover: Protection, Money, Love, Fidelity, Exorcism, Success, Luck

Coconut: Purification, Protection, Coriander: Love, Health, Healing

Corn: Protection, Luck, Divination

Cornflower: Psychism

Cotton: Luck, Healing, Protection, Rain

Cucumber: Chastity, Healing, Fertility

Cumin: Protection, Fidelity, Exorcism

Daffodil: Love, Fertility, Luck

Daisy: Lust, Luck

Dandelion: Divination, Wishes, Calling Spirits

Dill: Protection, Money, Lust, Luck

Eucalyptus: Healing, Protection

Fern: Rain Making, Protection, Luck, Riches, Eternal Youth, Health, Exorcism

Feverfew: Protection

Fig: Divination, Fertility, Love

Garlic: Protection, Healing, Exorcism, Lust, Anti-Theft

Geranium: Fertility, Health, Love, Protection

Ginger: Love, Money, Success, Power

Grape: Fertility, Garden Magic, Mental Powers, Money

Grass: Psychic Powers, Protection

Hibiscus: Lust, Love, Divination

Huckleberry: Luck, Protection, Dream Magic, Hex Breaking

Hyacinth: Love, Protection, Happiness

Hydrangea: Hex Breaking

Iris: Purification, Wisdom

Ivy: Protection, Healing

Jasmine: Love, Money, Prophetic Dreams

Lavender: Love, Protection, Sleep, Chastity, Longevity, Purification, Happiness, Peace

Leek: Love, Protection, Exorcism

Lemon: Longevity, Purification, Love, Friendship

Lemon Balm: Love, Success, Healing

Lemongrass: Repel Snakes, Lust, Psychic Powers

Lettuce: Chastity, Protection, Love, Divination, Sleep

Licorice: Love, Lust, Fidelity

Lilac: Exorcism, Protection, Beauty

Lily: Protection, Breaking Love spells

Lily of the Valley: Mental Powers, Happiness

Lime: Healing, Love, Protection

Lotus: Protection, Lock-Opening

Magnolia: Fidelity

Maple: Love, Longevity, Money

Marigold: Protection, Prophetic Dreams, Business and Legal Matters, Psychic Powers

Mint: Money, Love, Luck, Healing, Exorcism, Travel, Protection

Mistletoe: Protection, Love, Hunting, Fertility, Health, Exorcism

Moss: Luck, Money

Mustard: Fertility, Protection, Mental Powers

Nuts: Fertility, Prosperity, Love, Luck

Oak: Protection, Health, Money, Healing, Potency, Fertility, Luck

Oats: Money

Olive: Healing, Peace, Fertility, Potency, Protection, Lust

Onion: Protection, Exorcism, Healing, Money, Prophetic Dreams, Lust

Orange: Love, Divination, Luck, Money

Orchid: Love

Parsley: Love, Protection, Purification

Pea: Money, Love

Peach: Love, Exorcism, Longevity, Fertility, Wishes

Pear: Lust, Love

Pecan: Money, Employment

Peony: Protection, Exorcism

Pepper: Protection, Exorcism

Peppermint: Purification, Sleep, Love, Healing, Psychic Powers

Periwinkle: Love, Lust, Mental Powers, Money, Protection

Persimmon: Changing Sex, Healing, Luck

Pine: Healing, Fertility, Protection, Exorcism, Money

Pistachio: Breaking Love Spells

Plantain: Healing, Protection, Strength, Snake Repelling

Plum: Healing

Pomegranate: Divination, Luck, Wishes, Wealth, Fertility

Poppy: Fertility, Love, Sleep, Money, Luck, Invisibility

Potato: Image Magic, Healing

Primrose: Protection, Love

Radish: Protection, Lust

Raspberry: Protection, Love

Rice: Protection, Rain, Fertility, Money

Rose: Love, Psychic Powers, Healing, Love, Divination, Luck, Protection

Rosemary: Protection, Love, Lust, Mental Powers, Exorcism, Purification, Healing, Sleep, Youth

Sage: Immortality, Longevity, Wisdom, Protection, Wishes

Strawberry: Love, Luck

Sunflower: Fertility, Wishes, Health, Thyme: Health, Healing, Sleep, Psychic Powers, Love, Purification, Courage

Turmeric: Purification

Vanilla: Love, Lust, Mental Powers

Violet: Protection, Luck, Love, Lust, Wishes, Peace, Healing

Walnut: Health, Mental Powers, Infertility, Wishes


Table Salt

Table salt (also known as sea salt) is best for cleansing/health, though it is all-purpose. It blocks negative energy and dark spirits, though it can also remove blocks.

Red/Fire Salt

Fire salt can be used for protection, banishing, power, cursing/hexing, chaos magic, and as a strong symbol of fire.

Crush sea salt, chili powder, black pepper, cinnamon, and red chili flakes. Charge with candles.

Black Salt

Black salt is good for repelling negative energy, protection spells, and cleansing.

Materials: Charcoal, cinnamon sticks, incense ashes, cloves, burnt matches, eggshells, sea salt, drilled rosemary (you can also only use charcoal and salt)

Mix and ground up.

Pink Salt

Pink salt removes love curses and protects relationships. It blocks break-up spells and is good for love in general.

Earth Salt

Earth salt can be used for growth, kindness. prosperity, strength, grounding, home protection spells, and something to represent the earth element. Crush sea salt, fertile soil, nutmeg, black pepper, thyme, and any seed. Charge with sunlight or crystals.

Air Salt

​​Air salt can be used to represent the element of air, cleansing, protection, intellect, balance, divination, and storm magic. Crush up sea salt, basil, rosemary, sage, and pollen. Charge with incense smoke.

Water Salt

Water salt is good for calmness, protection, healing, renewal, understanding, and to represent the water element. Crush up (with a river stone if you can) sea salt, rose, chamomile, and eucalyptus. Charge with crystals, having it near rain/storm, or a blue candle.


Amber: love, comfort, happiness, healing

Ambergris: dreams, aphrodisiac

Angelica: protection, harmony, integration, insight, understanding, stability, meditation

Anise: emotional balance

Apple Blossom: happiness, love, friendship

Basil: concentration, assertiveness, decisiveness, trust, integrity, enthusiasm, mental clarity, cheerfulness, confidence, courage

Bayberry: protection, prosperity, happiness, control

Benzoin: astral projection, purification, clears negative energy, emotional balance, eases sadness, depression, weariness, grief, anger, & anxiety

Bergamot: money, prosperity, uplifting of spirits, joy, protection, concentration, alertness, confidence, balance, strength, courage, motivation, assertiveness

Cardamom: mental clarity, concentration, confidence, courage, enthusiasm, motivation

Carnation: protection, strength, healing, love, lust

Cedarwood: healing, purification, protection, money, balance, grounding, clarity, insight, wisdom

Chamomile: harmony, peace, calm, spiritual, inner peace

Cinnamon: stimulation, wealth, prosperity, business success, strength, lust, healing

Citronella: cleansing, warding off, healing, exorcism

Clove: pain relief, intellectual stimulation, business success, wealth, prosperity, divination, exorcism, protection, eases fears, improves memory and focus

Copal: love, purification, uplifting spirits, protection, exorcism, spirituality

Cypress: strength, comfort, healing, eases anxiety and stress, self-assurance, confidence, physical vitality, willpower, concentration

Dittany of Crete: astral projection, divination

Dragon's Blood: protection, purification, courage, exorcism, magickal power, love

Eucalyptus: healing, purification, protection

Frankincense: spirituality, astral strength, protection, consecration, courage, exorcism

Gardenia: peace, love, healing

Ginger: wealth, lust, love, magickal power

Grass: gives energy to spells

Hibiscus: divination, love, lust

Honeysuckle: money, happiness, friendship, healing

Hyacinth: happiness, protection

Jasmine: love, money, dreams, purification, wisdom, skills, astral projection

Juniper: calming, protection, healing, exorcism

Lavender: cleansing, healing, love, happiness, relaxation

Lemon: healing, love, purification

Lemongrass: mental clarity

Lilac: soothing, warding off, exorcism

Lotus: elevates mood, protection, spirituality, healing, meditation

Musk: aphrodisiac, prosperity, courage

Myrrh: spirituality, meditation, healing, consecration, exorcism

Oakmoss: money, attraction

Opium: dreaming, sleep, spells meant to induce lucid dreaming or prophetic dreams.

Orange: divination, love, luck, money

Patchouli: money, growth, love, mastery, sensuality

Peppermint: energy, mental stimulant, exorcism, healing

Pine: grounding, strength, cleansing, exorcism, healing

Rose: love, house blessing, fertility, healing

Rose Geranium: courage, protection

Rosemary: remembrance, memory, energy, exorcism, healing

Sage: wisdom, clarity, purification, exorcism

Sandalwood: spirituality, healing, protection, astral projection, exorcism

Strawberry: love, luck

Sweet Pea: friendship, love, courage

Vanilla: lust, mental alertness

Vetivert: money, peace, love, exorcism

Violet: wisdom, luck, love, protection, healing

Yarrow: courage, exorcism

Ylang-Ylang: love, harmony, euphoria

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