Bay leaves, also known as Laurus Nobilis or Bay Laurel, were worn in ancient Greece as wreaths recognized higher learning and athletics. Known for enhancing memory, it makes a great learning tool. Magically, it is great for good fortune, success, strength, healing, psychic power, and put under the pillow it 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.