Pine Bach flower
THE FLOWERS OF BACH
IDENTIFICATION OF THE PLANT
Remedy name Bach flower: Pine
Common name in Italian: Scots pine
Scientific name: Pinus sylvestris (FamilyPinaceae)
WHO IS THIS REMEDY FOR
The Bach Pine flower is indicated in flower therapy for those people who are never satisfied with what they do and always think they could have done better, consequently they are convinced that they do not deserve anything. In practice, they completely lack self-esteem and love for themselves and consider their limits more than their potential and possibilities.
They suffer from feelings of guilt and constantly blame each other even when they have no responsibility, they are dissatisfied with themselves, they continually apologize for their defects and limitations and because they are convinced that they are unable to do anything. All this leads them to be in constant tension, depressed and to suffer from a sense of inferiority.
The Pine person works like crazy, even reaching important goals only that he is never happy with the results he can get. Sometimes he even accuses himself of things he didn't do. She lacks the joy of living because she is always distressed by a great sense of guilt and thinks she does not deserve anything.
Edward Bach gives the following description of a person Pine “For those who always blame themselves and even when they are successful, they think they could have done better and are never satisfied with their efforts or results. They work hard and suffer greatly from the mistakes they think they have made. Sometimes they take responsibility for mistakes made by others ». (1)
WHAT HELPS TO SOLVE THE PINE REMEDY
The remedy of Bach Pine flowers in flower therapy it helps to no longer have feelings of guilt or inferiority. It helps to understand one's limits by giving optimism, dynamism and increasing one's self-esteem. In practice it helps to acquire a greater understanding of oneself and of others by eliminating those perverse mechanisms that lead the person to self-denigrate.
TYPE OF PREPARATION
If you want to prepare the Pine mother tincture of Bach Flowers, picking the flowers directly in the field, it must be borne in mind that this Bach Flower must be prepared with the boiling method.
FLOWERING PERIOD AND BOTANICAL CHARACTERISTICS
It is possible to find the plant in bloom late spring (May - June).
The Pinus sylvestris it is a tree with an erect trunk that can reach 40 m in height. It is a very rustic species that adapts to different types of soil and climatic conditions which means that its cultivation area ranges from the frosts of Siberia to the warmest areas.
It has persistent, needle-like spiraling leaves, of a slightly blue green color.
They are monoecious plants that is to say that there are distinct male and female flowers but on the same plant. The male flowers are strobiliform and herbaceous in texture. The female flowers are also gathered in strobili but much larger than the male ones. They are made up of scales that thicken and then form woody cones that will only open when the seeds ripen.Note
(1) Taken from The Twelve Healers and other remedies by E. Bach