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Foxglove



FOXGLOVE: Digitalis purpura
AKA: Witches' Gloves, Faery's Gloves, Dead Man's Bells, Faery Thimbles, Folks Gloves
Origin: Britain and Europe.
Part Used: Leaves, sometimes flowers.
Lore: Spots on flowers said to mark where elves have put their fingers. It is said that the favorite places of the Fae are in the woody dells where the Foxglove grows. It is a Druid sacred herb.
Magick: Herb of the Underworld. Associated with Faeries. Grow near the home for protection.
A capricious herb and anyone using it for magick needs to be very careful.
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