Violet plant essence
Archeus plant essences & elixirs are made with plants growing organically in our garden and surrounding area. We handpick the plant material for these essences and make them using a traditional quartz-infused sun method.
Botanical name: Viola odorata
Positive attribute: Nurtures a breaking heart, soothes emotions
Negative indication: fear of own body, the grieving mother, hot rage at self, holding on to troubles and past events
Primary Quality: Calm
Violets are intensely feminine plants. A traditional remedy for breasts and reproductive tract, they have been used to help break down lumps and cysts in these areas. They are very cooling to the system and they also can allay headaches brought on by stress. They ease tension. They look after the mothering parts of our bodies and our psyche and so when our sense of self as a mother, as a woman is challenged, violet is there to help.
Violets are a symbolic plant for the death of a child – they help support the mother in her loss.
Planetary influence: Venus (with Moon)
Medicine wheel: West
This essence contains: Violet (Viola odorata), Aqua, Grape alcohol.
10ml/0.33 fl.oz stock oral dropper bottle
Place 2-3 drops on the tongue or add to a glass of water. Repeat 3-4 times daily or as required.
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