Some Chinese sounding herbs were supposed to increase testosterone.
A similar story appears in the Book of Enoch, and Tertullian has much to say about the wicked angels who revealed to men the knowledge of gold and silver, of lustrous stones, and of the power of herbs, and who introduced the arts of astrology and magic upon the earth.
The apothecary has calming herbs.
Herbs with healing properties were kept in her temple, and also snakes, the usual symbol of the medicinal art.
They are generally perennial herbs with a creeping underground stem and erect, unbranched, aerial stems, bearing slender Juncus effusus, common rush.