Wormwood might refer to:

Places

Plants

Common name for several plants, including:

Art, entertainment, and media

Comics

Fictional entities

  • Wormwood, a character in C. S. Lewis's The Screwtape Letters
  • Matilda Wormwood, the title character of the children's novel Matilda by Roald Dahl
  • Miss Wormwood, a minor character in Calvin and Hobbes
  • Mr. Wormwood, a fictional character in the British book Matilda, by Roald Dahl, and lead character in the film based on the book
  • Mrs Wormwood, a character in the pilot episode of The Sarah Jane Adventures: "Invasion of the Bane", who reappeared in Enemy of the Bane
  • Wormwood Deathship, described in the Abarat books by Clive Barker

Films and television

Literature

Periodicals

Music

Groups

  • Wormwood, a side-project band featuring two members of Doomriders
  • Wormwood, a Melodic Black Metal band from Stockholm, Sweden.

Albums

Songs

Computers and technology

  • Wormwood (computer virus), a proof of concept computer virus infecting FreeBSD systems, perhaps the first published virus for this OS

Institutions