Quassia (Picraena excelsa) increases appetite.
Fluid extract: 15 – 30 drops; whole herb: 30 grains a day.
The “hairs” of this tree are used to control others.
Delight (Stillingia sylvatica) also called Queens Leaf and Silver Root,
the root of which is chewed to help with laryngitis.
Powdered root: 6 – 10 grains; whole herb: 2 – 5 grains; fluid extract: 10 – 30 drops a day.
Carry this plant for fertility. The root is called Queen’s Root and is carried when one wishes to find a spouse.
Queen’s Tears (billbergia zebrine) is questionably toxic.
The plant is believed to heal sorrow.