Vanilla (Vanilla aromatica)
Folk Names: Banilje, Tlilxochitl
Gender: Feminine
Planet: Venus
Element: Water
Powers: love, sexual desire and mental power

Magical Uses: Vanilla, a type of fermented orchid, is used in love sachets; the scent and taste are considered to be lust-inducing. A vanilla bean placed in a bowl of sugar will infuse it with loving vibrations; the sugar can then be used to sweeten love infusions. A vanilla bean, carried, will restore lost energy and improve the mind.