Name: ANAGALLIS spp.
Toxicity: not known
A. arvensis (Scarlet Pimpernel) Habitat: VI,VII
A. foemina (Blue Pimpernel) Habitat: VI
A. minima (Chaffweed) Habitat: I,III
A. tenella (Bog Pimpernel) Habitat: II, V
Applicable Plant Components: herb, root
Anecdotal: Anagallis is Bird Medicine. It is used to purify and empower practitioners’ tools. In spirit handling Anagallis is entreated for an array of issues including creating personal shields against the causes of spiritual pain. It affords protection against the malevolent spirits that steal sacred songs as well as those suspected of causing illnesses, accidents, and mysterious assaults. Anagallis supports quests for visions and intervenes against melancholy and the loss of will by the means of moving currents. It is also believed to guard against deception.