Protective.  Burned in incenses said to stop people gossiping about you. Drives away hostile & negative forces. Carry to strengthen the memory.

Aroma when burned on charcoal as an incense:  Powerful, warm, spicy.– from Kodo The Way of Incense’ by David Pybus: Tuttle Publishing

Also available:  Clove bud essential oil.

Planetary, Elemental, Gender & Deity attributes in the Tags are from Cunningham’s Encyclopedia of Magical Herbs.