Do you know that luck is also inspired by plants. We are going to talk about lucky plants -the ones that supposedly emit positive energy and attract good fortune, prosperity and happiness.
In old days plants were grown according to geographical regions and religions. Plants were region-specific, like the good old Tulsi adorning Indian courtyards, but of late, it has become a universal trend. You will find miniature bamboo shoots in every other Indian household or office, sitting quietly in a corner and auguring good fortune for its owner.
So, here’s a list of some plants and herbs considered lucky around the world.
When we talk about lucky indoor plants, peace lily plants are some of the easiest to grow and taken care for. But, while peace lily plant care is easy, proper growing conditions are still important.
This dark green plant with beautiful bright white flowers helps you prosper by improving the indoor air quality. It also helps prevent asthma, headaches, chronic illnesses, cancer and more. The peace lily does all that simply by sitting pretty in your home. It can clean out formaldehyde, benzene and carbon monoxide from the ambient air, apart from other fumes like cigarette smoke, paint, furniture fumes etc
Money plant is very Often used in Feng Shui, its said to produce a positive energy flow that attracts good luck and fortune. In China, traditionally the money plant is given as a New Year gift. But there’s a catch: The plant’s shoot must always point upward for it to bring you wealth. Money plant is an indoor ornamental plant and believed to be an indicator of luck and prosperity. Also, according to popular belief, owners get richer if the plant is propagated using stolen branches (cuttings). On the downside, the person from whom the clippings are stolen, supposedly stands to lose wealth.
Tulsi holds both religious and mythological significance for Hindus. Believed to be Lord Krishna’s wife, it’s considered pure and holy, and also has medicinal properties. Tulsi, in Hindu mythology, it is also believed to be a ward against evil spirits and ghosts. Have you ever wondered why tulsi leaves are traditionally put in the mouth of a dying person? It is said to guide the departed soul towards heaven. But in truth, perhaps tulsi’s anti-bacterial properties were needed to prevent the body from decaying too soon. Tulsi(Basil) leaves are usually used to purify food and water. It is also offered to the gods during prayers. Supposed to ward off negative energy from your home, it is also credited with helping people achieve FINANCIAL success.And, if you grow your own basil and use it to flavour your food, it is said to awaken passion in anyone who eats it.
Rosemary is said to increase power of the brain, it attract love and encourage lust. Rosemary relaxes your mind and keeps you youthful. It helps in healing, protection and purification.
Jasmine is known as one of the most powerful aphrodisiacs, jasmine helps keep love and romance alive. It is believed to attract love, MONEY and prophetic dreams.
Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) has a aroma that’s a delightful mixture of fresh, floral, clean, and calm. It’s this dynamic fragrance that has made the flower a classic …Lavender is known for its mood-elevating and calming properties. Its scent is said to bring a sense of inner peace. Applying lavender oil on your forehead and behind your ears alleviates headaches and improves sleep. Allegedly, it’s also supposed to help one attract men -and see ghosts! So, all the ghost-busters out there, now you know what to do.
Orchids are meant to attract love, deepen friendships and help soothe the soul. Ancient Greeks used to associate orchids with fertility and virility.
Roses are universally believed to attract love and luck. Moreover, different colors emit specific energies. For instance, white roses purify and heal, while a white rose with red markings represents devotion and passion. On the other hand, peach roses bring peace, spirituality and friendship, lavender ones can be used to intensify spirituality in life, pink variants attract romance while red attracts true love. Fuchsia roses are meant to express deep love and acceptance of your body -fat or slim, doesn’t matter.