Valerian Root is used to asperge the ritual space and in incense for purification.

SKU: N/A Categories: ,


Note: 20:1 means it takes 20kg of roots to produce 1kg of extract.

Valerian is best known for its anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties. Native to Asia and Europe.Common medicinal uses include: aids in the treatment of high blood pressure, muscle relaxing, aids in treatment of insomina, pain-relieving, general heart tonic.

The root of this tall perennial flowering plant is dried and used as a calming agent and sleep aid. According to numerous studies, valerian, native to Europe and Asia, may help reduce the amount of time it takes a person to fall asleep and also help increase the duration and quality of sleep. Native to Europe and already used in ancient Greece, the root of the valerian plant is a well-known cure to treat tension induced insomnia, anxiety and nervousness. Because Valerian itself does not cause tiredness, it can also be used for concentration problems.

This herb has been used in folk medicine for centuries as a calming aid, muscle relaxant, and to promote deep sleep. Because lucid dreaming usually requires a heightened state of slumber, it has become a commonly reported side effect of valerian root.

Many also report that valerian greatly improves the ability to remember their dreams. Robert Monroe, a famed specialist in Out Of Body Experiences, once said “Most of us dream, and those who don’t simply are not remembering them.”

Imagine an herb that not only promotes deep states of sleep that are fertile ground for vivid dreams, but also boosts our ability to remember what happened the morning after. Valerian might be just that.


http://www.corrosion-doctors.org/Dreaming is Personal/Herbs.htm


Medicinal Use

Medicine is made from the root of valerian, famous for its sedative properties and commonly used to treat insomnia, anxiety and stress. Other medicinal properties include: anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, antiseptic, antibacterial.

Spiritual/Magical Use

Valerian is added to the chalice as an herb of peace. It is used to asperge the ritual space and in incense for purification. It has been used as a substitute for graveyard dust to repel unwanted presences.

Customer Reviews

Additional information


10gms, 25gms, 50gms, 100gms, 250gms

Important Note: Information on the traditional uses and properties of herbs are provided on this site is for educational use only, and is not intended as medical advice. If you have any serious health concerns, you should always check with your health care practitioner before self-administering herbs.