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St. John’s Wort – an herb well known for its medicinal properties, it is also valued as a protection against evil, banishing evil spirits and bad luck. St. John’s Wort worn around the neck was said to prevent fevers and encourage good luck. Young women, during the Feast of St. John, would hang the herb on a bedroom wall or put under a pillow to dream of her future husband. Combined with other potent herbs, St. John’s Wort was added to amulets and talismans for protection.