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Blackthorn's Botanical Magic
The Green Witch’s Guide to Essential Oils for Spellcraft, Ritual & Healing
Amy Blackthorn
ISBN: 9781578636303
Book (Paperback)
Weiser Books
7 x 9
336 pages
September 1, 2018


"Brilliantly written and jam-packed with practical advice and easy-to-follow recipes, Blackthorn’s Botanical Magic is the one book that no magical practitioner can do without. I wish I’d had it when I began my practice!" --Dorothy Morrison, author of Everyday Magic and The Craft

"Blackthorn's Botanical Magic is a valuable resource that fills the need for information about the magical properties of essential oils. A book unlike any other...This book belongs in the library of every occultist, healer, and herbalist interested in incorporating essential oils into their practice." --Nicholas Pearson, author of The Seven Archetypal Stones and Crystal Healing for the Heart

"A must-have book for all those Green Witches, Kitchen Witches and Hedge Witches out there!" ---Leanna Greenaway, author of Wicca Plain & Simple and co-author of Wiccapedia

"What a fresh new voice! Blackthorn's Botanical Magic has wisdom for the novice, the experienced herbalist. and everyone in between. Get this book and practice what you learn here." --H. Byron Ballard, author of Earth Works: Ceremonies in Tower Time and Embracing Willendorf: A Witch’s Way of Loving Your Body to Health and Fitness
"Brilliantly written and jam-packed with practical advice and easy-to-follow recipes, Blackthorn's Botanical Magic is the one book that no magical practitioner can do without." —Dorothy Morrison, author Utterly Wicked: Hexes, Curses, and Other Unsavory Notions

Enter the magical world of scent and aromas. Blackthorn’s Botanical Magic is a fresh, groundbreaking guide to the transformative powers of essential oils for use in spellcraft, divination, and the cultivation of ritual power. Amy Blackthorn—the force behind Blackthorn’s Botanicals—guides readers on a journey into the hidden realms of plants and their magic powers, from rose-scented rosaries to the lingering aroma of frankincense and the cleansing energy of white sage. This book is suitable for beginners but also has lots of new information for the experienced practitioner.

Within these pages, you will discover:
  • The rich history and lore of scent-related magic and its use in prayer, meditation, and shamanic journeying
  • Over 135 recipes and craft projects for a wide variety of purposes, goals, and desires
  • Clear instructions for creating your own botanical magic starter kit
  • How to create your own personal botanical oracles, as well as how magical aromatherapy can enhance divination from tarot and pendulums to tea leaves and runes.
  • Practical information regarding the purchasing, blending, storing, and safe use of essential oils

Amy Blackthorn is long-time student of horticulture and herbalism as well as a certified aromatherapist. She incorporates her knowledge of “green witchcraft” in the creation of tea recipes and essential oils for her company, Blackthorn Hoodoo Blends. She lives in Delaware.
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