Latin Name: cnicus benedictus
Common Names: Blessed thistle herb

Blessed thistle is native to the temperate zones of the northern hemisphere, and has been used for centuries to address a wide range of complaints, such as a digestive tonic, menstrual difficulties, and liver support.*

Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy, when nursing, or if taking blood thinners.


Magical Uses:




Blessed Thistle is often used in magical workings to promote healing.**

Blessed Thistle (cnicus benedictus) - Orgainic

  • * Medicinal herb information is provided by and

    ** Magical herb information is provided by Cunningham’s Encyclopedia of Magical Herbs by Scott Cunningham.

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