Bay leaves also known as Laurus Nobilis or bay laurel and worn in ancient Greece as wreaths recognizing higher learning and athletics. Known for enhancing memory making it a great learning tool. Magically it is great for good fortune, success, strength, healing, psychic power, and under the pillow may give you prophetic dreams. Write your wish on the leaves and burn them to help them come true! Placing them in the corners of your room is said to keep your home protected. 1lb in leaf form with a pleasant odor. Store in a sealed container away from direct light, heat and moisture, can last for several years but may have color fading.