Protection against witches
Valerian Root is a herb used to protect against witches and magic.
Valerian is well-known plant in witchlore and according to the witch Mary Sibley, it was widely used by witch hunters as arepellent for witches, because this plant seems to has the power to protect the wearer from evil-minded.
- Magistrate Hale used this herb in a necklace to protect his daughter from Mary Sibley's malevolent spells.
- According to Mary Sibley, Valerian root is an old trick used by the Witch Hunters.
- In real witchlore Valerian root is useful in spells related to ending guilt and negative self talk and developing self acceptance. It is also useful for turning bad situations around to one's advantage and finding the positive in a seemingly negative situation.