(Eriodictyon californicum (violet))
Positive Qualities – Free-flowing emotion, ability to harmonize breathing with feeling; capacity to express a full range of human emotion, especially pain and sadness – Constricted feelings, particularly in the chest; internalized grief and melancholy, deeply repressed emotions
F.E.S. Californian, Flower Essences
(Zinnia elegans (red))
Positive Qualities – Childlike humor and playfulness; experiencing the joyful inner child, lightheartedness, detached perspective on self
Patterns of Imbalance – Over seriousness, dullness heaviness, lack of humor; overly somber sense of Self, repressed inner child
The following summaries are taken from the Flower Essence Repertory, by Patricia Kaminski and Richard Katz, Flower Essence Repertory. Pictures by Richard Katz.