Herbal Lore

What is a Simple: a Curative Preparation

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By Morningbird

A simple is a curative preparation using a single herb. It may also refer simply to a single herb itself, used for healing.

An herbalist who uses simples is a simpler.

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The Spirit of Simples by Susun Weed

Written by Morningbird & Witchipedia Team

I have been practicing magick alone and with family and friends for over 30 years. As a founder and lead writer on Witchipedia, I’ve been publishing articles since 2006.

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