Plant Essence - Basil (from melancholy to focus)
Archeus plant essences & elixirs are made with plants growing organically on the Archeus property. We handpick the plant material for these essences and make them using a traditional quartz-infused sun method.
Botanical name: Ocimum basilicum
Positive attribute: the ability to focus and step out on new paths in life and in death
Negative indication: melancholy, cannot face the future
Primary quality: Focus
Basil is not just a herb that lifts your favourite pasta dish, it has a long history of use as a plant to help dispel melancholy and protect against the unknown. It is a herb of joy, calm and happiness. It helps us focus and prepare for new paths through life. It helps stop lovers quarrelling. It attracts money and brings good luck to a new home. It is also a beautiful herb to use at the end of life. It is often planted on graves and used as an incense in rituals for the dead.
We love the energy that basil brings to a situation. It helps with focus and can act as a broom sweeping the path clear for you.
Planetary influence: Mars (with Jupiter)
Medicine wheel: East
This essence contains: Basil (Ocimum basilicum), 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.