Aphrodisiac, love, healing, happiness, wind raising, lust and strength.
Burn, wear, or carry for healing and strengthening psychic awareness.
Commonly used in love magick, healing spells, and to control the weather.
Wash hands with water and saffron or keep saffron sachets in your home to bring happiness.
Also Called: Kum Kuma, Zaffran, Kesar, Autumn Crocus, Spanish Saffron, Dyer’s Saffron, Thistle Saffron, Bastard Saffron, American Saffron, Parrot’s Corn
The styles and stigmas of the flower are anodyne, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, appetizer, carminative, diaphoretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, sedative and stimulant.
They are used as a diaphoretic for children, to treat chronic haemorrhages in the uterus of adults, to induce menstruation, treat period pains and calm indigestion and colic.
A dental analgesic is obtained from the stigmas.
This remedy should be used with caution, large doses can be narcotic and quantities of 10g or more can cause an abortion.