Author: Jan Scholten
Names: Absinthium artemisia.
English: Absinthe; Common Wormwood; Wormwood; Absinthe wormwood.
Culture: symbol for calamities and sorrow; Green muse; green fairy.
Use: alcoholic drink, like Pernod, oozo, licorice drink, addicting, became crazy like idiots and died; many artists in France died from it; Lana Turner died from Absinth in a movie. The picture in the homeopathic Materia Medica is coloured with the alcohol intoxication.