Mandrake, Abu’l-ruh (Old Arabic, “master of the life breath”), Satan’s apple, Manroot, Devil’s testicle, Circe’s plant (Mandragora spp.) Once considered the most important plant of the Mediterranean region, the mystique and lore of mandrake has now all but disappeared from the modern lexicon. http://www.fs.fed.us/wildflowers/ethnobotany/mindandspirit/mandrake.shtml
ANGELICA - Masculine, Venus, Fire. Magical attributes: Protection, Exorcism. Uses: Grow in the garden as a protection. Carry the root with you as an amulet. Angelica is often used in mojo bags prepared for protection from evil, for uncrossing, and to break a jinx. Or dusted on candles for spiritual protection or blessings.
The leaves of #blackberry plants can be used in invocations to the Brigit, the goddess of healing, poetry, sacred wells and smithcraft. When used to make a wreath with rowan and ivy, it will also ward off evil spirits. #Brambles are also used to attract faerie spirits.
Valerian is bound to Venus and water. It has been a well-known herb for centuries in medicine as far as being a helpful a sleep aid and nerve calmer. It's not surprising, then, that it is also used magickally for sleep. It is also used for protection, purification, consecration, love, and harmony rituals and spells.