Wild Tobacco Flower Essence
30 ml (1 fl.oz)
A flower essence of fresh wild tobacco (nicotiana rustica) flowers ritually harvested from our poison garden and mindfully prayed over. A flower essence, made from a significantly diluted solar infusion of water and fresh flowers, is a safe way to ingest this poisonous plant.
A flower essence is an excellent way to work with this ancient and storied plant spirit without the risk of falling victim to the dark siren song of its smoke. Use wild tobacco flower essence to soften the mind and heart to give yourself space to feel emotions without feeling ashamed or being too hard on yourself. Tobacco essence brings peaceful, restful energy and helps to make peace with yourself and those around you so the real healing can begin. It can of course be used to help quit smoking cigarettes as one part of a holistic approach. Tobacco is traditionally used in folk practices to protect from evil spirits, to purify, to make holy, and connect to the spirit realm so prayers and intentions can be heard.
Does not ship to Canada, Germany, Australia, or NZ.
Flower essences embody a living tradition of magical herbalism. In use since the early 1900s, flower essences are not tinctures but diluted cold water infusions of the fresh flowers which are harvested in a mindful ceremony and prayed over. Developed by Doctor Edward Bach in the early 1900s, they are meant to be ingested in homeopathic amounts to help with emotional pain such as fear, uncertainty, loneliness, oversensitivity, burnout, sadness, and trauma. Flower essences made from poisonous plants are safe to ingest and can be used for spiritual cleansing, magical rituals, anointing, and plant spirit communion.
We sell flower essences as 30 ml stock bottles. A stock bottle is simply 50% best brandy and 50% aquifer water. Three drops of a flower’s mother essence are put into this stock bottle and we ship it to you ready for use. The mother essence is the pure cold water infusion of the fresh flowers which are harvested ritually, prayed over, and infused in the morning sun for a couple hours before straining and using to make stock bottles. The finished flower essence you receive is a diluted version of this mother essence preserved with the alcohol. There are only three drops of a mother essence in each bottle of our flower essences.
To go on a healing soul journey with wild tobacco, take three drops of the flower essence under your tongue 1-3 times a day for a period of 3, 6, or 9 days, weeks, or months depending on your situation.
To use this flower essence for magic and ritual, take three drops before performing ceremonies of working with ancestors, plant spirits, animal sirits, or deities. Add the flower essence to ritual baths or holy water. Ask the plant spirit for aid and guidance through rough times. Don’t forget to leave an offering to the plant after it has helped you and the circle of giving is complete. Fitting offerings include incense, honey, wine, or growing tobacco in your garden.
Tobacco is perhaps the most insidious of the medicinal nightshades containing very different alkaloids from the others giving it its addictive quality. Originating from one plant in one small region in South America, tobacco has since achieved world domination and an almost deity-like status and importance in many cultures. Keep this in mind when working with the plant spirit and remember your manners even if you want to quit smoking and banish it from your body and life.
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Mother essence of nicotiana rustica flower, aquifer water, and distilled grape alcohol.