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 QuickiesCaraway seeds are good for any working for babies and toddlers.
For a protection amulet, make a charm bag with Eshu and blessing symbols, and load it with a piece of jet and a piece of quartz too large to be choke hazards, angelica, rosemary, sage, and caraway seeds.
Sew some pretty fabric around it to match the decor of the nursery. Hang this on the top left corner of the baby's crib.