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Herbs Of Astrology
by Mark Dodich
Mark Dodich

Herbs have been used for healing since ancient times. Many of our modern day medicines are derived from these herbs, but modified slightly in order to obtain a patent. The list below shows some of the herbs associated with astrological signs. You can add these herbs to your diet based upon your zodiac sign.

If you have a specific ailment, look at the herb associated with the body part ruled by that sign. For example, Aries rules the head. For headaches, you might consider herbs of Aries. This article is designed to peak your interest in therapeutic herbs. You should consult a trained professional before choosing the best healing modality. From "Healing Herbs of the Zodiac" by Ada Muir:

Aries rules the head and the face. Herbs: Garlic, Cayenne, Nettles, Honeysuckle

Taurus rules the neck and throat. Herbs: Thyme, Coltsfoot, Goldenrod

Gemini rules the arms, hands, nerves, and thinking power. Herbs: Parsley, Flax, Linseed Tea, Lily of the Valley

Cancer rules stomach and breasts. Herbs: Lettuce, Chickweed, and Honeysuckle

Leo rules the heart and circulation. Herbs: Eyebright, St. John's Wort, Walnuts, Mistletoe

Virgo rules the intestines and solar plexus. Herbs: Fennel, Dill and Licorice

Libra rules the kidneys. Herbs: Burdock, Pennyroyal, Feverfew, Violet

Scorpio rules generative organs (bladder, uterus, etc.). Herbs: Horehound, Blackberry Leaves, Blessed Thistle

Sagittarius rules the thighs. Herbs: Red Clover, Chicory, Dandelion

Capricorn rules the knees, bones, and teeth. Herbs: Slippery Elm, Horsetail, Wintergreen

Aquarius rules the ankles and blood stream. Herbs: Valerian, Lady's Slipper, Snake Root

Pisces rules the feet. Herbs: Sea Weeds, Irish Moss, Water plants.

Mark Dodich has been an astrologer and intuitive spiritual counselor since 1980. For a complimentary copy of his quarterly astrology forecast newsletter, ASTROMARK, contact him at (503) 252-1558 or or