Angelica Root (also known as Holy Ghost Root, Archangel Root) is believed to be a very powerful guardian and healer, that also provides strength to women. Used by many to ward off evil and bring good luck to health and family, some might even put the root near their baby in a white flannel bag. If put in a blue flannel bag with lavender, this root is thought to bring peace to a marriage. In America , it is commonly found in African-American mojo bags prepared for protection from evil, for uncrossing, and to break a jinx. In powdered form it is an ingredient in sachet powders used for healing and blessing. It may also be dusted on magic candles used for protection and prayer in matters of spiritual peace and blessing.
To purify their childhood home from the poltergeist haunting it, Sam, Dean and Missouri Moseley place angelica root, Van Van oil, crossroad dirt as well as other ingredients in the north, south, east, west corners on each floor of the house.
On the page, one ingredient for the spell to bind Death is angelica archangelica which is the binomial name for angelica root.
One of the ingredients for the location spell for the Mark of Cain is angelica root. The binomial name appears on the page.