No.13 Kanuka corresponds to the archetype of the Performer and the first decan of the astrological sign of Leo. This is the keynote essence for those born between 24th July – 2nd August.
Kanuka promotes spontaneity, regeneration, restored inner vitality, strength and spontaneous self-expression. It supports one to shine and be a passionate player on the stage of life. Kanuka enables one to feel special and loved and supports a healthy sense of pride.
Use Kanuka for total exhaustion of body, mind and spirit. Helps those who feel worn down by life or feel like they have lost their spark. A good essence for those who overdo things or push themselves to the limit. Helpful for wounded pride or those who have had their creations, performances, accomplishments or achievements ridiculed. The stage fright essence, great for those are afraid to shine or be the centre of attention.
Kanuka promotes natural uncontrived expression and enables one to express one’s core identity easily and naturally. Kanuka helps one express a powerful love of life that radiates out from one’s heart.
From The Flower Collection, First Light Flower Essences of New Zealand®. Information sourced from “The Sacred Plant Medicine of Aotearoa, Volume One.” by Franchelle Ofsoske-Wyber.