The Harry Potter Lexicon Link to Main page of the Harry Potter Lexicon.

Encyclopedia of Potions

Cabbage, Chinese Chompingpotion ingredient - plant

Hermione studied a diagram of this when the fifth years were researching potion ingredients in the library for Snape (OP16)


Calming Draught potion

Calms emotional turmoil.


caterpillars potion ingredient - creature

Sliced caterpillars are used in Shrinking Solution (PA7).


cleaning solutions, magical potion

Cleaning and polishing is usually accomplished with magical means, including various potions.


cockroaches potion ingredient - creature


Concentration Capsules potion

A course of these is recommended to those who score Dreadful on the W.O.M.B.A.T test (JKR-W2).


Confusing Concoction potion

Effect is to cause confusion.


Confusing & Befuddlement Draught potion

Effect similar to that of Confusing Concoction.

ingredients: sneezewort, scurvy-grass, and lovage


cough potion potion

Medical magic: unknown, but presumably treats a cough.


crocodile parts potion ingredient - creature

Ron once threw a crocodile heart at Draco Malfoy in Potions, so they are used as potion ingredients (PA10).


Harry Potter Lexicon logoAbout Us | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Copyright | ©2000 - 2014 The Harry Potter Lexicon.
NO PART OF THIS PAGE MAY BE REPRODUCED IN ANY MANNER WITHOUT PERMISSION.
HARRY POTTER, characters, names, and all related indicia are trademarks of Warner Bros. ©2001-2014.

Page layout by Lisa Waite Bunker and Steve Vander Ark, banner graphics by Camilla Engelby © 2007.

Primary editor: Steve Vander Ark; Previous editor: Michele L. Worley.
Original page date 11-February-2001; Last page update July 11, 2012 SVA