Bach flower scleranthus - What is Bach flower scleranthus and what is it for
THE FLOWERS OF BACH
IDENTIFICATION OF THE PLANT
Remedy name Bach flower: Scleranthus
Common name in Italian: centigree
Scientific name: Scleranthus annuus (FamilyCaryophyllaceae)
WHO IS THIS REMEDY FOR
Bach flower scleranthus is indicated in flower therapy for those who, faced with different alternatives, cannot decide for one or the other. In practice they are eternally indecisive people, who cannot concentrate on what they want by always changing their opinion, even on trivial things.
This type of indecision is different from the Cerato one, which is instead typical of the person who completely lacks self-esteem and therefore of confidence in his own judgment and for this reason he is unable to make decisions and always asks the opinion of others. In the case of a Scleranthus person, indecision derives only from the inability to give up one thing for the benefit of another and vice versa which is basically the typical attitude of children who, with the sense of omnipotence that distinguishes them, want to have all at the same time. In fact, these types of people are very immature and cannot find the right path for their life.
The scleranthus person is reserved, he never asks for advice as he perceives that the decision must be his and therefore that others cannot help him.
He is subject to mood swings going from sadness to joy very suddenly as he suffers from his state that does not allow him to have a stable life.
They are people considered unreliable due to their inability to decide.
Edward Bach gives the following description of a scleranthus person «Those who suffer greatly from their own inability to decide between two things, inclining first for one and then for the other. They are generally silent people, who bear their own difficulties alone and do not like to discuss it with others.(1)
WHAT HELPS TO SOLVE THE SCLERANTHUS REMEDY
Bach flower remedy scleranthus in flower therapy helps to have more decision-making power and therefore to understand what you really want and to act accordingly. In practice, the remedy helps to have inner clarity that will allow you to be able to make the right decisions for your life, even in trivial things.
TYPE OF PREPARATION
If you want to prepare the mother tincture Scleranthus of Bach flowers, picking the flowers directly in the field, it should be borne in mind that this Bach flower must be prepared with the method of solarization.
FLOWERING PERIOD AND BOTANICAL CHARACTERISTICS
It is possible to find the plant in bloom during the spring - summer period.
There Scleranthus annuus it is an annual herbaceous plant with a prostrate ground cover. The leaves are linear, gray-green in color and resemble pine needles and are joined to the nodes by a translucent membrane. The flowers are small, with green petals, rarely white and grow in clusters at the axil of the leaves. fruit is a capsule that contains only one seed inside.Note
(1) Taken from The Twelve Healers and other remedies by E. Bach