Black Locust

Essence Type: Individual Flower Essence
Flower Color: white


Flower Essence Description

Those who disregard others around them and insist upon their own way can find a softening effect from this flower essence. It helps balance masculine assertiveness with feminine yielding and nurturance.

Harmonizing Qualities

  • balances masculine qualities of independence and assertiveness with feminine qualities of yielding and nurturance
  • helps you get to the root of the matter
  • balancing of the yin and yang energies
  • cooperation and group harmony
  • encourages a relaxation and re-consideration of your mental attitude or belief about a particular issue
  • enhances your consideration of the needs of others and the good of the whole

Patterns of Imbalance

  • a barrier between where you want or need to focus and where your mind allows you to go
  • independence in disregard of consideration for those people who are in close association with you
  • inflexible or uncompromising attitude
  • stubborn determination and assertiveness

How to use and related questions


Black Locust is related to the following keywords:



Black Locust is mentioned in the following core-issue articles:

Using Flower Essences with Pets and Other Animals
For uncompromising pets that exhibit stubborn determination and disregard for others. It may be used together with Wild Buckwheat for introducing a new pet into a household with others.


Black Locust is part of the following series or practitioner kits:

Individual Essences Kit

This kit contains our full line of 119 individual flower essences, all of which are described in depth in The Alchemy of the Desert – Fourth Edition.

Upgrade Kit

This kit includes the 41 individual essences not included in the Flower Card Kit. It is for those who previously purchased the Flower Cards Kit and want to upgrade it to the Individual Essences Kit.

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.