RAINBOW SHOWER TREE
Cassia x nealiae
The popular Rainbow Shower Tree has been named as the official tree of Honolulu. This most attractive tree is a cross between the Golden Shower Tree and the Pink Shower Tree, having abundant panicles of peach, yellow and pink pea flower-like flowers. This Rainbow Shower Tree essence definitely encourages one to look for and see the good in the World. It is a gently uplifting, soothing and nurturing essence. It instils quiet confidence and a feeling of safety. It gradually neutralises energy blocks and belief patterns, that, over time, have led to a person's increasingly rude behaviour towards others, cantankerousness, crankiness, intolerance, impatience and insensitivity. Links to cell death imbalances and lack of oxygenation.
PORT ST. JOHN CREEPER
Pink Trumpet Vine (Podranea ricasoliana)
This vigorous South American vine has an abundance of tubular, lacy pink flowers. Port St. John creeper flower essence is for those who are pre-occupied with their own world and affairs, who take things for granted and are oblivious to the needs of those nearest to them. The essence helps communication difficulties between couples and in business dealings, because a person has habitually chosen to engage with others in a harsh, brash or sarcastic manner. It encourages the individual to become more relaxed, gentle and sensitive towards others. Links to burn out, nervous exhaustion.
Pua Kale is a tall, very prickly plant, with the most beautiful, white, paper-thin, poppy-like flowers, that have shining golden centres. The plant was once commonly found in dry, sub-alpine forests, but today it is quite a rare sight, onlyy being found in small pockets on the leeward side of Hawaiian volcanoes. Fortunately, however, the flowering plants to make this essence were found by chance on Oahu, growing through an abandoned pallet on waste ground. Pua Kale essence aids those who are trying to disentangle themselves from emotional messes they have become tied up in.The essence promotes serene objectivity and clarity of mind at times when “the red mist” of extreme anger threatens to overwhelm one in a sea of strong emotions, especially when dealing with personal issues of the heart. It assists those looking for greater wisdom, uncoloured by one’s personal sentiments, to in order to pass succinct, necessary information to others. It also stimulates one’s mind to openly embrace and ingest new ideas and information. Links to headaches, vertigo.
(AKA Hawaiian Hawthorn)
Ulei is a prickly native Hawaiian shrub that has tiny white hawthorn-like flowers. Ancient Hawaiians used its wood to made fish traps and ukuleles. Until recently it was becoming quite rare, but now it has begun to make a comeback, and specimen plants can be found in several botanical gardens on the Hawaiian islands. Ulei essence promotes open-mindedness. It releases rigid concepts, and helps one to let go of inflexible attitudes and/or the inability to adapt to new situations. It is for those people who are uncooperative unless things are done their way, and for those who think that life and people to should conform to one set of beliefs, in order to be happy, satisfied or comfortable. Links to tight muscles, cramps, constipation and memory loss.