Whole Cloves are actually dried flower buds from a tropical evergreen tree, which is a member of the Myrtaceae or "Myrtle" family. Originating in from Indonesia, the Clove tree grows in tropical climates near water. Historically, Cloves have been used many different ways over the past thousand years. In China, they were used for cooking and medicine. In Rome, Cloves were used as breath mint! Today, Cloves are still used all over the world for cooking and medicine as well as for their potent aroma. The health benefits of Cloves are; anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, digestive aid and pain reliever. Witches use Cloves to make perfume, essential oils and of course for spell work. Cloves' magical attributes are; protection, spiritual healing, purification, money and stopping gossip.
Chakra: Root Chakra, Sacral Chakra