People who need Crab Apple can see themselves as dirty, which causes them deep shame. They can become fixed over trivialities and so lose their perspective on life.
NEGATIVE: Self-disgust, Fixed, Feeling dirty
POSITIVE: Self Love, Purity, Clean
Part of "The 2nd Nineteen" essences. In the Despair and Despondency Group
Flowers in late spring. Pick flowering twigs. Boiling method.
Those who need Mustard suffer from a deep gloom, which can descend like a dark cloud and may be difficult to disguise. There seems to be no
apparent reason for this and it may lift as suddenly as it appears.
NEGATIVE: Despair, Melancholy, Heaviness
POSITIVE: Serenity, Cheerfulness, Lightness
One of the "The 2nd Nineteen". In the Insufficient Interest Group.
Flowers in summer. Pick flowering sprays, avoiding leaves. Boiling method.
People who need Sweet Chestnut feel they have reached the “end of the road,” feeling extreme limits of despair and desolation. Ideal in cases of loss
and anguish of the heart.
NEGATIVE: Aloneness, Darkness, Anguish
POSITIVE: Support, Renewal, Hope, Comfort
One of the "The 2nd Nineteen". In the Despair and Despondency Group
Flowers in summer. Pick twigs bearing male and female flowers. Boiling method.