Desert Sage – Smudge Sticks –
This sage is very pungent. It is easier to burn with other herbs such as White Sage, Cedar or Sweet Grass. This incense is very powerful for dispelling negative energies. Use it like a transformer to eliminate heavy and evil influences. It grows in the arid deserts of the American South-west. Although it is regarded as sage by the First Nations, botanically it belongs to the Asteraceae family. It’s a kind of artemisia like Wormwood and Canadian Prairie Sage.