The nectarine and plum trees outside my kitchen window are just starting to show the brilliant white and fuchsia blooms, harbingers of spring here in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. We have lived here on this homestead for over 10 years now, and I still find myself anxiously awaiting the flowers of spring, which signal the beginning of days of tending the plants in the greenhouse, tilling fertile garden beds and singing awake the soil for the season of planting ahead. … Read more
A One-Day Workshop
Thursday, Sept. 22, 10-5pm
Members: $120 / Non-members: $145
A One-Day Intensive Workshop with David Crow
This workshop is perfect for people who have previously taken at least an introductory course in aromatherapy and want to begin using essential oils for advanced self-care (or as an adjunct to a healthcare practice, if they are healing professionals), renowned aromatherapist David Crow will teach us how to use essential oil remedies for specific health conditions.… Read more
An Evening Workshop
Sara Crow, L.Ac.
Thursday, Sept. 22 – 6:30pm-9:30pm
Members: $35 / Nonmembers: $45
Flower essences are energetic preparations of flowers that work directly on the acupuncture meridian system to stimulate the healing of the body, mind and spirit. They are a primary treatment for what Traditional Chinese Medicine calls Shen, our psychological health and well-being.… Read more
Working with flower essences for over fifteen years now, I consistently see great results with them. In fact, I make custom blends for nearly every client I see in my clinical acupuncture practice. Flower essences are subtle energetic remedies that work directly on the immaterial parts of ourselves such as our emotions, mind and soul and their effects can range from subtle to profound.… Read more
Welcome! We’re glad you’re here! Let’s talk about flowers….and love.
Flowers have been used medicinally throughout the ages for their impact on body, mind, and spirit. Flower essences, bioenergetic preparations of flowers, have widespread benefits that can be used to improve every area of our life.… Read more
Why are we calling Floracopeia’s wild Helichrysum the world’s #1 healing oil? Watch the video Below.
There are few aromatic treasures as rare and potent as this. We receive extremely limited shipments of this sought-after oil once a year, and it often sells out within a week.… Read more
Immortelle by David Crow
(From Beloved Plants)
“How did immortelle come to have its name?” I was once asked.
I don’t know. I don’t want to know. I would prefer to avoid what botanists and historians and linguists might have to say or postulate; I would rather not search for archaic herbal lore that would lead to stories about Napoleon’s infatuation with the perfumed landscape of his Corsican home and other such tiresome and probably inaccurate anecdotes.… Read more
I was first introduced to flower essences over seventeen years ago. I still marvel at what happened during my first year of using them. With the help of the flowers, I was able to overcome some significant deep-seated and painful challenges I was experiencing at the time; it was then that I really took notice of how powerful flower essences can be.… Read more
By David Crow
When we approach an essential oil with concentration and mindfulness it begins to reveal hidden dimensions of beauty, power and intelligence that are not ordinarily noticed. As we integrate these new perceptions into a greater awareness of our own physiological reactions to the plant’s essence, we begin to understand how we are deeply connected to all of life, specifically to the photosynthetic beings that give us nourishment and medicines.… Read more