Flowers and Herbs
Throughout the centuries, Europeans made note of which plants were attractive to the fairies and which offered protection from them. Below is a list of flowers you may want to include in your garden.
Angelica, Basil, Buttercup, Bluebell, Carnation, Clover, Cowslip, Daisy, Dandelion, Dill, Foxglove (dangerous to pets and children), hathrone, Heliotrope, Gorse (fairy repellant), Hollyhock, Iris, Lavendar, Lilac, Lily, Lobelia, Marigold, Mistletoe (attracts unpleasant tree fairies), Morning Glory (repels unwanted night fairies), Muchsooms, Pansy, Plox, Primrose, Ragwort, Rose, Rosemmary, Sassafras, Shamrock, Snapdragons, Tulip, and Violet.
Messages from the Flowers & Herbs
Angelica - cause and effects become clear, look for protective spirit.
Buttercup - develop better self-worth, words have greater power.
Carnation - love is deepening; new opportunities for love.
Chrysanthemum - open the heart; healing and vitality growing
Cornflower - clairvoyance stronger, new life and energy.
Daffodil - focus on inner beauty; time for clarity of though; find a creative outlet for energies.
Daisy - nature spirits at hand; open to their contact for creative inspiration
Foxglove (Faerie Lantern)- stay groundedp imagination, secual energies powerful now.
Forget-Me-Knot- explore karmic connections and past from new perspectives.
Frangipani (plumeria)- have faith in yourself; aspire for more.
Geranium - new happiness and vitality; take advantage of new opportunities.
Gladiola- follow spiritual impulses now; pursue higher aspirations.
Hyacinth - overcome grief and jealousy; use gentleness as a power.
Iris - maintain hope; sense of peace restored, new birth at hand.
Lily- time of new birth; purity and humility win.
Lily of the Valley - awakenings of mother energies.
Marigold - words have healing power; sacrifice out of love is necessary.
Morning Glory - break old habits; be spontaneous
Pansy - think things through before acting.
Peony -healing and artistic abilities strong now.
Petunia - demonstrate proper behavior, be enthusiastic.
Rose - healing and love at hand; look for new birth.
Snapdragon - protection; assert your will.
Sunflower - time of happiness and well-being; healing energy strong.
Tulip - keep your feet on the ground, trust in your own efforts.
Violet - keep things simple; lucky opportunities about.
Zinnia - maintain childlike sense of humor; have courage.