This is a list of Latin and alternative names of herbs used in many areas of the African diaspora, but mainly those in African-Latinx medicine and mysticism. Some of the slang or common names may apply to multiple plants with similar uses because of local availability. For those out there …
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Witchy QuickiesSprinkling salt across your doorways will help to neutralize or at least disrupt the enchantments or glamours of anyone who comes through your door. Where this is good protection, it may not be so good if you have witch friends whose enchantments you consider positive. So if they are coming, sprinkle salt to block the stuff you don't want, but burn some welcoming incense for the stuff that you do want. You can also give your friends talismans, or add them to your altar to protect them from disruption in your home.