Essence Type: Individual Flower Essence
Flower Color: white


Flower Essence Description

The Queen of the Night can help us sink deeply into the intuitive root of our being to ground our subtle sensitivities. It helps us open to the qualities of the moon in our daily life, experiencing the blissful perspective of deeper understanding, feeling and sensuality.

Harmonizing Qualities

Patterns of Imbalance

How to use and related questions


Queen of the Night Cactus is related to the following keywords:

abandonedcalmcreativitydisassociateddisconnecteddreamsfearfrailimpotentinabilityinadequacyinspirationintuitionmeditationmoonnervousparentspeacereceptivebrainsecurityscatteredself-empowermentsensitivesexualitystillnessvictimwisdomfemininedarkstrengthjealousregressionyieldingdestinytrustattunevisionsafetypsychic abilitiesspiritual connectionspiritual consciousnessspiritual wholenesstrying to


Queen of the Night Cactus is mentioned in the following core-issue articles:

The Core Issue: Meditation
Fear or distrust of your intuitive, inner state; fear of a state of nothingness; fear of meditation
The Core Issue: Self-esteem
This essence is for honoring your intuitive and psychic impressions. It is excellent for if you place a higher value on what you think, rather than allowing your intuition to be of equal worth. It is also appropriate if you focus too much on outer events and not enough on contemplation and inward looking.
The Core Issue: Sensitivity
For those who either do not trust their sensitive, intuitive nature, or who have learned to ignore it in favor of a more logical, rational perspective. Excellent if you think that your more spiritual or vulnerable side leads to impotence or an inability to handle life. For integrating your sensitivity so that you trust the wisdom it brings.
The Core Issue: Spiritual Self-Care
supports you in pulling your focus inward
The Core Issue: Recovery from Traumatic Experiences
feeling a victim of the frailty of life


Queen of the Night Cactus 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.

Applied Physiology Kit

This kit is a set of 30 selected Desert Alchemy® flower essences that form an integral part of the healing program pioneered by Richard Utt, founder of the original Institute of Applied Physiology in Tucson, Arizona.

Desert Alchemy