We usually use plants to decorate our homes or offices, gardens or yards, however, did you know that many plants can actually improve the flow of energy? In fact, a lot of plants can purify the air, while others can bring peace by relieving stress. A crucial step in acquiring health and happiness is removing negative energy. One way to do this is by having these plants in your home or working space.
1. Peace Lily
This plant is known to provide spiritual, mental, and physical prosperity. It purifies the air by neutralizing harmful gases, thus, bringing positive energy into your surroundings. This plant needs to be in a shaded or dark environment, for example, in the corner of a room or office. If you have this plant in your bedroom, you will feel calmer and you will have a pleasant sleep.
Along with positive energy, this plant also helps in the strengthening of relationships and building of romance. Your stressed mind will easily calm down because of jasmine’s pleasant and sweet smell. Place it near a south-facing window indoors, whereas, you need to place it in the north, northeast, or east area if you keep it outdoors.
It encourages both physical and mental health by cleansing your home or office of harmful substances. Its smell increases the mood, stops fatigue, fights off anxiety, betters the overall memory, and treats sleep disorders. Place the plant in a sunny area and avoid overwatering it.
4. Lucky Bamboo (Dracaena braunii)
Lucky bamboo has been used in Asia for thousands of years as a symbol of good fortune and prosperity. According to feng shui, the vertical shape of lucky bamboo represents the element wood, which influences our life energy, vitality and physical activity. Lucky bamboo is a low-maintenance plant. Place it in the corner of a room that has low lighting, away from direct sunlight, and keep it in a glass bowl with about 1 inch of distilled or purified water.
5. Money Plant (Epipremnum aureum)
The money plant is also known as golden pothos, hunter’s robe, ivy arum and silver vine. According to feng shui, this plant produces a positive energy flow that attracts good luck and fortune. It can be grown as either a trailer or a climber. Place this plant in front of a sharp corner or angle to help reduce anxiety, stress and negative thoughts. The plant’s shoot should point upward to bring you health and prosperity.
6. Aloe Vera
It is a plant used in the ritual against bad luck and envy, because it is said that it is one of the strongest to combat the bad vibes. It is known to attract prosperity and good energy anywhere in the house where it is located. Popularly believed that when Aloe Vera plant grows and is vital, it is because it is attracting good luck. If this fades it is because it has absorbed the bad energy and has to protected us
Orchids attract positive energy and better the overall energy in the home. It has long-lasting flowers with an amazing fragrance. It releases oxygen at night; therefore, it is good to place it in the bedroom.
8. Holy Basil
Basil brings love, passion, wealth, luck and beauty to your home, and we could all use a little of that! If you grow your own basil and use it to flavor your food, it’s said that you’ll awaken passion in anyone who eats it. Basil is known for being an antidepressant, antiseptic and antibacterial, too.
This plant is believed to hold healing powers. Moreover, it cleanses the air by removing all harmful substances. It symbolizes long life and well-being. This plant will bring about the feeling of calmness.
It has amazing cleansing properties and ability to remove to negative energies. Salvia is antibacterial, antifungal, antiseptic, astringent, diuretic, hypoglycemic and has estrogenic effects. Having a pot of sage on window, will make your house smell delicious, it will even improve the taste of your food.
11. Areca Palm
The leaves of this plant have a gracious flow that will soften the energy of a home or an office space. It also works wonders for air purification, removing all harmful toxins from the air for a clean and pure living environment.
12. English Ivy
This plant beatifies small spaces and it is one of the best plants for air filtering. By having it in your home or office, you will feel safer, more serene, and stress-free.