The New Moon

New moon (southern hemisphere view)

Indigenous (Noongar) Name: Werberang warri

Theme: Beginnings
Sabbat: WinSol (Yule)

Herbs: Birch, eucalyptus, jasmine, white rose, wormwood

The Dark Moon

Theme: Banishing, hibernation
Goddess Aspect: Death and underworld goddess Colours: Black
Herbs: Garlic, marri, parsley, willow

In the Garden

The new moon is a time for beginnings - things that will grow into fullness.

It is best not to work in the garden during the dark moon if possible.