Rue (Ruta graveolens) is a very potent magical herb. Use in the bath for banishing negativity, breaking hexes and curses aimed at you. Use in incense for exorcism, or add to healing incense. Use in protective sachets and hang in doorways and windows. Use in poppets to return bad wishes to sender.
""I reached for a bunch of rue. The scent of it would always remind me of Satu and the horrors that I's experienced.... Sarah's hand shot out and intercepted mine. "Pregnant women don't touch rue, Diana." Common rue is said to promote the onset of menstruation and of uterine contractions; for this reason it was used to induce abortion.The reason Sarah didn't want Diana touching it! TBOL Chpt 10