The Nine Herbs is a concoction that is used to cure most supernatural poisons in the Teen Wolf Universe.
Editor’s Note: This article concerns itself with the Nine Herbs appearing in the MTV series Teen Wolf ONLY. Click here for information on real world Nine Herbs Charm.
Real World MythologyEdit
The Nine Herbs Charm is an Old English charm recorded in the 10th-century Lacnunga manuscript. The charm is intended for the treatment of poisons and infection by a preparation of specific herbs.
At the end of the charm, instructions are given to crush them to dust and mix them with old soap and apple juice. Further instructions are given to make a paste.
The charm references the nine herbs:
- Attorlaðe - identified as cockspur grass or betony
- Lamb's cress
Teen Wolf MythologyEdit
Chris Argent relays this myth to Melissa McCall who collects them to treat his wound from a Ghost Riders. He relays that the herbs are mixed the wrong way, it would kill him instead of saving him. She finds them as modern drugs and mixes them with Mil or honey. (Ghosted)