(Geum urbanum) X
Folk Names: Assaranaccara, Bennet, Blessed
Herb, Clove Root, Colewort, Golden
Star, Goldy Star, Harefoot, Herb Bennet,
Minarta, Pesleporis, Star of the Earth, Way
Bennet, Yellow Avens
Powers: Exorcism, Purification, Love
Magical Uses: Add to exorcism incenses and
mixtures, or sprinkle around the area to be
exercised. Also used in purification rites.
When worn or carried as an amulet, it
protects against the attacks of all venomous
Employed by male American Indians to
gain the love of the opposite sex.