Is mugwort like sage?
Uses for Mugwort
I would say that it could be used in any way that garden sage is used, as the flavor is quite similar. Mugwort is also medicinal, and is sometimes called the “dream plant,” as it is known for enhancing dreams. It is often dried and smoked for this purpose.
What is mugwort used for?
Historically, mugwort has been used in traditional systems of medicine in different parts of the world. Today, mugwort taken orally (by mouth) is promoted for digestive problems, irregular menstruation, and high blood pressure. It is also promoted as a sedative, laxative, and liver tonic.
How do you use a mugwort smudge stick correctly?
Store completed Mugwort smudge sticks in a dry, dark place until needed. To use, light the tip of the smudge stick and let it burn for several moments. Then gently blow out the flame so that only glowing embers and smoke remain.