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folk names, power safety, travel money, consolida

Comfrey: Correspondences

Author: Gwydion

Symphytum officinale
Folk Names: Assear, Black Wort, Boneset,
Bruisewort, Consolida, Consound,
Knit Bone, Miracle Herb, Slippery Root,
Wallwort, Yalluc
Gender: Feminine
Planet: Saturn
Element: Water
Power: Safety During Travel, Money

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