About Us
Contact Us

Our Products 

South African Bitters
Prices
Educational

Herb Pictures and Information.

Site Map

Glossary and Explanation of terms.

Companion
Planting

Natural Pest
Control

Herb Formula

Doctrine of
Signatures
E mail us

Signatures.
Texture, Aroma, Body Part.

 

Home ] Up ] Signature-Texture, Aroma, Body part. ] Signatures-Colour and Form. ] Signatures-Planetary Influence ]


TEXTURE

INDICATED HEALING PROPERTY

EXAMPLE

Adhesiveness--herb that clings to itself

Clings to and removes the hardening mucus of the inner systems

Sage, horehound, comfrey

Soft

Eases pain in dis-eased area

Mallow, malva species horehound

Sharp thorns, prickles

Acute pain--some of these herbs are not pain relievers but are efficient in acting at the causes of the pain.

Strammonium, thistle

Epidermal hairs

In various painful internal disorders and irritations

Nettle, hops

Exudations --resinous and balsamic

Heals most cuts, lesions and ulcers of the skin

Pine, aloe, balsam of Peru

Lichens and mosses

Resemble skin diseases such as psoriasis

 

 

AROMA

INDICATED HEALING PROPERTY

EXAMPLE

Strong smelling

Drive away evil spirits

Rue, frankincense

Pleasant smelling

Deodorizers, body odour [most aromatics have antiseptic, germicidal and antibiotic principles

Rosemary sage thyme, marjoram, fennel, tansy.

 

 

SHAPE AS RELATED TO THE HUMAN BODY

 

INDICATED HEALING PROPERTY

 

EXAMPLE

 

Hair of the head

 

Nervous disorders and headache

 

Valerian [fine meshed root system]

 

Tube like bronchial apparatus

 

Coughs, throat infections

 

Green tops of garlic and onion.

Thyme

 

Flowers resembling eyes

 

Dis-eases of the eyes

 

Eyebright, chamomile

 

Home ] Up ] Signature-Texture, Aroma, Body part. ] Signatures-Colour and Form. ] Signatures-Planetary Influence ]