Spineless Prickly Pear Cactus Flower Essence


Essence Type: Individual Essence

Flower color: yellow/orange

Flower Essence Description

With Spineless Prickly Pear, we discover that all we need for survival is contained within us and that we don't need anything outside of us to Be. We find strength in vulnerability.

Harmonizing Qualities

  • feeling deep strength in vulnerability
  • fostering an extremely deep sense of power that knows its purpose
  • helps bring a great sense of "I AM"
  • knowing that "I don't need anything outside of myself to BE"
  • recognition that whatever IS at a given moment IS your existence

Patterns of Imbalance

  • fear of vulnerability
  • feeling a sense of lack or of needing something "else" so that you can handle life and life's situations
  • trying too hard at something


career, compulsive, contentment, disappointed, discontent, fear, gratitude, home, I AM, incomplete, lack, needy, powerless, procrastination, purpose, receptive, rigidity, sensitive, strength, trying to, vulnerable

Articles that mention this flower essence

  • The Core Issue: Insecurity: “For those who cover their insecurity by insisting on approaching all problems or challenges the same way; supports you to find strength in vulnerability.”
  • The Core Issue: Pleasure: “for the fear of vulnerability and receiving pleasure”
  • The Core Issue: Procrastination: “The feeling that you lack something essential causes procrastination.”
  • The Core Issue: Sensitivity: “Sensitivity may leave us feeling vulnerable. Spineless Prickly Pear Cactus helps us know one of life's greatest paradoxes, that vulnerability is actually a strength. It is only through being vul-nerable that we can allow universal energy to shape and form us.”
  • Using Flower Essences with Pets and Other Animals: “For apprehensive, fearful or distrustful animals, especially during or after a move to a new home.”


This flower essence is included in the following practitioner kits:

More information

The above information is an excerpt of the book The Alchemy of the Desert - Second Edition by Cynthia Athina Kemp Scherer. Please refer to that book for in-depth information about this flower essence.

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Spineless Prickly Pear Cactus/10 mL stock


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