Hearth and Home
Wheel of the Year
Pagan Parent and Child
Herbs for the Home
Herbs to lay among Linens
COSTMARY- lay fresh leaves between layers of linen & bed sheets for a sweet balsam scent
FEVERFEW- place flowers & leaves in cabinets & drawers to repel insects.
HYSSOP- lay fresh sprigs between sheets & clothes for a very fresh scent & antiseptic effect.
LAVENDER-hang flowering spriges upside down in closets & lay sprigs in drawers to deter moths.
MUGWORT- tie sprigs & hang in closets to deter moths. Place among woolens for storage.
ROSEMARY- place flowering stalks among clothes & between pages of books to deter moths and silverfish.
SOUTHERWOOD- hang sprays in closets to deter moths.
SWEET WOODRUFF- lay fresh leaves in drawers & between clothes to impart a fresh hay-like scent.
TANSY- hang flowering sprigs in doorways to deter flies.
THYME- place fresh sprigs among winter clothes to freshen and in drawers to overcome musty odors.
source: Mother Nature's Herbal found via a Yahoo group