Juniper is an aromatic evergreen that is burned as fragrant incense or a smudge that has the inherent ability to cleanse the surroundings and attract positive influences while warding off negative energy. Juniper is believed to guard against evil spirits and illnesses and is frequently used for its healing properties.
Juniper is said to have a masculine, protective energy, and is used in spells of cleansing and prosperity. Juniper berries are popular in good luck charms, while the leaves are often used for smudging. Juniper is best used for blessing a new venture or dwelling, and inviting in abundance.