|Clematis Flower Essence:Positive
Awake, focused presence; manifesting inspiration in practical life; embodiment.
Patterns of imbalance:
Avoidance of the present by daydreaming; other-worldly and impractical ideals.
The soul in need of Clematis flower essence has a strong inner life; the ability to image and dream is particularly
well-developed. But these capacities are so strong that they overwhelm and distort the soul's connection with
the body and the concrete physical world. This results in a personality that is overly dreamy, lacking a vibrant
emotional and physical presence in the here-and-now. Thus the great talents of the Clematis flower essence types
are largely untapped, and physical illness easily takes hold of the body because the warm forces of ego are
In extreme states, such soul will be attracted to drugs, particularly psychotropic drugs, in order to continue
the soul's addiction to disincarnated psychic activity. Clematis flower essence helps such persons to realize
that the great gifts within them can be constructively channeled into the physical world; in this way the soul
forces grow warmer, richer, and more present for others.
- from the 'Flower Essence Repertory', by Patricia
Kaminsky and Richard Katz. The most comprehensive and user-friendly flower essence book we've found. Highly recommended for any practitioner.