Just by being in their presence, flowers have the magical ability to reduce stress, lift our spirits and bring us into the present moment. Yet, beneath their charming (observable) qualities, there’s something more happening when you “stop to smell the flowers.”
Similar to reiki, flower medicine is energy medicine that works on the subtle body to support emotional, psychological and spiritual balance. Flowers essences can be used to help decrease occurrences of dis-ease including anxiety, stress, fear, uncertainty, loneliness and low self-esteem, to name a few.
Here’s a glance at how flower medicine works:
Keep reading to discover a handful of flower essences (and the energy they help you embody) that made an appearance in our February ‘Flower Power’ Goddess Provisions Box.
Willow - Accepting circumstances, adapting to change and finding forgiveness.
Honeysuckle - Being fully in the present moment and embracing current life conditions.
Star of Bethlehem - Becoming present to a sense of inner divinity and wholeness.
Passionflower - Easing nervous tension, promoting restful sleep and enhancing intuitive vision.
Pink Camellia - Embracing the inner nurturer and boosting confidence and self-love.
Lavender - Relaxing the physical body and boosting wisdom and self-expression.
Chamomile - Balancing the emotional body with positivity.
Rose - Nourishing the heart center and strengthening lust for life.
Neroli - Promoting beauty, uplifting spirits and balancing feminine hormones.
Marigold - Connecting to an infinite supply of joy and happiness.
Cornflower - Becoming grounded and cultivating self-acceptance and self-love.
Gardenia - Reevaluating and reprioritizing to restore balance or order.
Jasmine - Releasing past traumas, romances or emotional wounds.
Yarrow - Remaining open to others while maintaining healthy emotional boundaries.
Ocotillo - Finding inner strength and wisdom to respond to challenges instead of react.
Mugwort - Integrating of psychic or dream experiences with daily life.