THE CHOCOLATE TULIP
FLORAL DESIGN STUDIO - TORONTO'S BEST FLORIST
Feng Shui an ancient Oriental method of divining good and bad forces is
about the flow and containment of Chi. Chi is the flow of energy in nature, in
the environment and within the body through the use of five elements. The Five
elements are: Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water. The goal of feng
shui is to arrange your living space in a harmonious way while taking into
consideration the cyclical nature of change.
Living flowers and plants play a big part in harnessing or altering this
beneficial energy by enhancing the chi energy through the use of
flowers and plants in various colours and shapes. It is well known that the
ancient art of feng shui arranging brings balance to your living and working
space. This in effect helps increase the quality of your rest and work. Below
are a list of flowers and their benefits, however remember to remove spent
flowers and dead plants from your space as it associated with bad energy.
An entrance vase of fresh flowers
will welcome you and all your guests and improve on the flow of beneficial
A white vase with red or pink fresh flowers
on the bedside table will bring more romance into your life.
Tulips carry metal energy.
Red tulips in a western aspect create romance and pink tulips pleasure. Tulips
are simple yet very effective, true magnificence in simplicity
Lilies are considered one of the eight treasures of the world.
They are regarded as an emblem of summer and abundance, and are very favourable
flowers to have in the home. They can also be a settling influence and can be
used to quiet down an over-active part of your home, thus bringing the ever
desired and calming peace.
Sunflowers have fire energy and a powerful stabilizing influence. Energize your surroundings for a more productive environment.
Cornflowers bring balance
in love, family and work.
the pink and red ones, enhance romance and pleasure, while the white carnations
add dignity and serenity. They say they are most effective in large bunches.
is associated with metal energy and red ones in a west facing bathroom could
help prevent chi energy from dispersing.
Mimosa with its abundance of small yellow balls increases the chi energy of the centre. So place them in the centre of your home to keep your life more centered. Being centered makes you stable, and stability is the key to success.
will increase the chi energy of romance and style especially if placed in the
west. Is your bedroom in the west part of the house or apartment? Then you know
what to do.
Peonies and Amaryllis
strengthen male energy. They are emblems of loyalty and affection and can
strengthen the heart and prevent blood disorders and congestions. Peonies and
Amaryllis with plenty of flowers and leaves are an omen of good fortune.
bring laughter and happiness to your home. The Chinese have beautiful names for
them such as Heaven Full of Stars and Drunk with Wine made from the Peaches of
the Immortals. Chrysanthemums are associated with a life of relaxation and
is known as the Water Fairy. Grown from bulbs and forced into bloom exactly at
the New Year, it brings good luck for the next twelve months.
is associated with vitality, passion and free energy.
Orchids will encourage harmony and peace especially after arguments.
Having plants around the house or office is beneficial in many ways. Plants clean and freshen the air you breathe and bring beneficial energy to your surroundings. Living and working in such an environment improves your results. Placing plants in the east, south or south- east corners maximize luck.
Green is the colour of growth. Green plants reflect peace and harmony and will ease troubled minds. You should have at least one big plant in each room to freshen the atmosphere, clean the air, and bring beneficial energy. They alleviate all stress, and represent balance.
Round-leafed plants encourage good energy and bring good fortune and are especially good in areas that have electronic equipment.
Bushy plants slow down the chi as it mingles with the leaves and are good for long corridors.
Plants in multiples of three can counteract disharmony in relationships, except in the bedroom.
Jade plants or money trees
are particularly auspicious.
is the plant of friendship and a good gift to take when visiting.
Spiky plants can bring bad energy, but they can also reactivate areas of sluggish energy in the home, thus moving chi around.
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