The wonderful California flower essences

Although less known, California flower essences they have been sufficiently researched, studied and experienced, thus confirming what their different benefits and medicinal properties are, and for what disorders they could be used.

Currently, within the different floral therapies, the popular Bach flowers are well known, and a little less so called the flowers of the Raff system.

In the case of the so-called essences of California, flowers mostly from the well-known Californian Sierra Nevada are used, currently a total of 30 are known.

What are California flower essences?

Also known by the name of California flowers, consist of a therapeutic system composed of a series of essences of different flowers, which has the advantage of being considered as a therapy whose system is open. This means that their flower essences are continuously increasing, due to new species that are still in the process of investigation.

They were originally developed by Richard Katz and Patricia Kaminski, a couple who lived in the Sierra Nevada, northern California, from the discoveries and teachings carried out by the famous Dr. Edward Bach, discoverer as you will surely know about the Flowers of Bach.

In fact, the marriage based the selection of flowers based on a total of five basic principles: observation of the plant and its relationship with the environment, therapeutic use according to the botanical tradition, botanical classification of the plant, tuning of the scholars with the plant (for example, from intuition and sensitivity) and finally the important research work.

What are the flower essences of California?

Although today there is a total of 103 California Flower Essences, this time we will summarize which are the 30 most popular and used:

  • Apricot (Apricot): helps against abdominal swelling, cleanses the lymphatic system and helps against cellulite and flaccid muscles.
  • Avocado (Avocado): helps clean and purify the blood, in addition to improving memory.
  • Almond (Almond): useful to improve the mood, while calming the mind and nerves.
  • Coffe (Coffee): tremendously invigorating essence, stimulates good humor and brings speed and serenity.
  • Cotton (Cotton): helps regenerate the aura, balance hormones and improve vision, hair and hearing.
  • Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus): cleans the nasal mucous membranes, prevents respiratory problems and helps in case of kidney and liver inflammation.
  • Daffodil (Narcissus): relieves digestive problems, such as excess acidity, gas and ulcers.

  • Fig (Fig tree): improves fertility, in addition to providing clarity and reducing stress.
  • Fireweed (Epilobio): improves circulation, renews energy and helps one's own emotional regeneration.
  • Grapefruit (Grapefruit)It helps eliminate fats, relieves migraines and headaches, as well as improving hair health.
  • Hyssop ( Hyssop ): relieves muscle tension
  • Jasmine (Jasmine): it helps to improve the mood when you do not believe in yourself.
  • Mantle of Our Lady: helps the person connect with Mother Earth, feeling freer and purer.
  • Lemon (Lemon): helps to stimulate people with little energy. Cleans the lymphatic system
  • Lilac (Lilac): Unblocks the energy around the spine, helping to correct bad postures.
  • Onion (Onion): helps to improve emotions.
  • Pansy (Thought): it helps to improve the skin, besides being expectorant and antiviral.
  • Passion Flower: it acts improving stability and serenity.
  • Peach (Peach): help in case of fluid retention.
  • Pear (Pear): helps tranquility and relax the physical and emotional body.
  • Rue (Rue): it is diuretic and antispasmodic. It helps to improve creativity.

  • Scarlet Pimpernel (Scarlet Pimpernel): helps improve friendship, family and also loving relationships.
  • Glassy Hyracinth (Jacinto Glazed): helps to improve the traumas and feelings of pessimism, cruelty.
  • Star Jasmine (Star Jasmine): help in case of mucus, sinusitis and throat problems.
  • Stinging Nettle (Nettle): improves the family unity and brings harmony to the home.
  • Magnolia: help to bring happiness Physically it is ideal for premenstrual syndrome.
  • Prickly Pear Cactus (Tuna): relieves congestion of the lungs, being useful for relaxation.
  • Columbine (Colombina): brings strength and security, improving self-esteem.
  • Squash (Zucchini): increases fertility, being interesting to harmonize the woman during pregnancy.

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