Plants always help us create a peaceful and calm atmosphere at home, keeping us connected to nature and our true selves. But their powers go beyond just creating a good mood and purifying the air – according to Feng Shui, plants possess positive energy chi it can affect not only the way you feel at home, but your entire life! Here are 9 best indoor plants for good Feng Shui.
To attract wealth into your life, put as many jade plants as you can in your home. The Chinese believe that jade plants, also known as Crassula ovata, attract wealth into their lives, especially when placed in the “wealth corner” of the house. According to Feng Shui, your entire living space has special zones that correspond to different aspects of life. Placing plants in these areas will bring a flow of positive energy that will strengthen your wealth, luck, prosperity and creativity.
Bamboo has a positive energy that promotes growth in all aspects of your life. You can place five to nine bamboo branches in a vase in different parts of your home that correspond to your wealth, vitality, creativity and overall luck.
Orchids are known as a symbol of fertility, prosperity and creativity. Their gentle energy makes them ideal for the bedroom to create a calm and peaceful energy. You can place yellow orchids in the health zone of your house, pink ones are perfect for the love zone, while purple orchids create good vibes in the wealth zone.
Sage is the ultimate purifier when it comes to allergens and any bad energies. It has been used to clean houses and living spaces for centuries all over the world. Growing sage at home is a great way to have your own cleaning agent that does wonders for your home’s energy. You can grow it in a pot and then dry it to burn as incense.
The peace lily is one of those low-maintenance plants that looks great and does a great job of removing harmful compounds present in the air we breathe. The peace lily also cleans allergens, so it’s good to have at least one such plant in your home.
The fern is one of those low-maintenance plants that looks great and helps create more than a few positive vibes. They look especially good in hanging planters and can be placed anywhere in the house. You can use them to cancel out the negative energy of corners in your home. In Feng Shui, corners are believed to be “poison arrows” and one can easily begin to feel ill while facing a corner. They also collect the negative energy of the house, which means that placing a plant there will definitely help to remove all these harmful effects.
Citrus trees are known to bring great luck as they are a source of abundance in all areas of life. You can grow the orange tree on your patio, balcony or even outdoors. Just make sure you place it in the right area of your living space that corresponds to your wealth and health. Citrus trees can get big and it’s a real blessing when they start bearing fruit.
Peonies look beautiful and can attract love into your life. They bloom with beautiful fragrant flowers that come in all shades of white and pink, making them an ideal outdoor plant if you want to bring a little tenderness into your life. They bloom in late spring and will take several years to flower if you plant them in front of your home. Once established, they will bloom beautifully each spring.
Aloe can be used as a medicine or a cosmetic product, but it also has great cleaning properties when just growing in a pot. It purifies the air we breathe, deals with all kinds of toxins and keeps the environment fresh. You can place it in the bathroom to enhance the healing properties of your living space.