Garden Witchery: Magick from the Ground Up

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Llewellyn Publications, 2003 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 254 pages
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How does your magickal garden grow?... With violets, rosemary, and yarrow to attract faeries; an apple tree for love and health; and a circle of stones in some tucked-away corner? Whether you live in a cottage in the woods, a home in the suburbs, or a city apartment with a small balcony, a powerful and enchanted realm awaits you. Discover the secret language and magickal properties of the trees and flowers, herbs and plants found growing around you, and learn how to create your own witch's garden.

Written with down-to-earth humor by a master gardener who is also a practicing witch, this creative and encouraging guide will inspire gardeners of all ages and experience levels. It includes a journal section that makes it easy to keep track of your progress, practical gardening advice, personal stories, and garden witchery lore and magick. Inside, you'll get the dirt on:

-- Flower folklore
-- Moon gardening and astrological timing
-- Faerie magick
-- Beginning to advanced witchcraft
-- Floral and herbal spells
-- Sabbat celebrations
-- Witch crafts (sachets, wreaths, charm bags)
-- Creating sacred space
-- Shade, moonlight, and sun gardens
-- Enchanted houseplant and container gardens
-- Magickal herbal correspondences
-- Garden blessings † †

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User Review  - dark_phoenix54 - LibraryThing

A lot of Ellen Duganís magick is done with plant materials, and she tries to grow a lot of it. Most people think of herbs when they think of magickal plants, but in this volume, she writes points out ... Read full review

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User Review  - Courteney Pepper - Goodreads

Ellen is a good writer that makes her books interesting, which in turn makes them easy to read even though they're guide books more than books one would read for pleasure. This book has a lot of ... Read full review

About the author (2003)

Ellen Dugan is the award-winning author of fifteen books, and is known as the "Garden Witch". A psychic-clairvoyant, she has been a practicing Witch for over thirty years. Well known for her candor and humor, she is a Master Gardener, and is the High Priestess of her Coven in the St. Louis area. Ellen teaches classes both online andnbsp;across the country on Witchery, Psychic Protection,nbsp;and Magick. She has contributed articles for over twelve years to Llewellyn's Magical Almanac, Witches Datebook, Sabbat Almanac, and Witches Calendar.Ellen's popular magickal books have been translated into over ten foreign languages. When she's not working on her next book project,nbsp;or keeping up with her family (the kids are out onnbsp;their own, and the youngest is in Graduate school), Ellen likes to unwind by working in her perennial gardens at home with her husband of 31 years. Ellen wholeheartedly encourages folks to reclaim their personal power and to personalize their Spell-craft. To go outside and connect with the spiritual side of nature. To get their hands dirty and discover the wonder and magick of natural world that surrounds them.Visit her popular syndicated "Blog of Witchery" at nbsp;You can visit her website at

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