What plants bring you happiness in the house
Give the gift of happiness for the new year!
Especially at the turn of the year, everything revolves around saying goodbye to the old year and welcome the new. In the hope of good luck, prosperity and health, lucky charms are often given as gifts. In addition to the well-known lucky penny, horseshoe, lucky pig, ladybug and chimney sweep, there is lucky clover. Not only this symbolic plant is said to bring prosperity, wealth, beauty and money into the house, but also other plants promote positive mood in your home and thus quickly show effect. Learn below which houseplants still have symbolic power, what it has to do with lucky charms and how you can easily bring the synergies and energy known from Feng Shui teachings in the garden or the house. Green plants have been proven to promote the indoor climate!
4 indoor plants that bring luck
You can already see in its name how the money tree (Crassula ovata) is supposed to bring you luck. Every plant lover will have a lot of fun with this easy-care succulent. From May to August, the plant, which comes from East Africa, can be in the garden, on the balcony or terrace. According to legend, the money tree brings wealth to its owners. Thus, the houseplant is the ideal gift for people you wish a life without money worries, for a new stage of life or when starting a new business.
With the green plant Pachira aquatica, which is also called lucky chestnut, you brighten up the dark season.
Especially the shiny foliage gives the tropical plant a special aura. According to Feng Shui, the five-limbed leaves of the pachira are interpreted as a hand that captures money, and thus is responsible for wealth. Thus, the plant is ideal as a gift for weddings or housewarming parties. The houseplant feels comfortable at 20 °C room temperature. Regular spraying with low-calcium water promotes the well-being of the pachira.
The plant known as Lucky Bamboo has little to do with bamboo in the actual sense.
As an absolutely robust plant for the room, the Dracena species convinces as an attention and souvenir. Lucky Bamboo is easy to care for and robust against diseases and pests. A bright location and room temperatures around 20°C are ideal.
Lucky clover (Oxalois tetraphylla) is the plant with the most significant symbolic power.
The common red and white clover have one leaf on their petiole, which is usually divided into three leaflets. Only very rarely you can find a clover stalk with four leaflets on it. The finding of this peculiarity was already in the Middle Ages a sign of luck. So you do not have to look for luck for a long time, resourceful gardeners have come up with the culture of wood sorrel. In the botanical name is already recognizable feature of four leaves, because tetraphylla translates as four-leaf. The bulbous plant, which originated in Brazil, folds its leaves like umbrellas in the evening. Ideal for the clover is a bright location indoors with temperatures below 20 °C. Thus, the bulbous plant will stay with you for a long time. Lucky clover delights for many years as a perennial houseplant. In summer, lucky clover can be placed outdoors on the balcony or in the garden, where it delights with funnel-shaped, dark pink flowers between June and October. Lucky clover actually belongs to the garden plants, but it is not completely hardy. Before the first frost, the clover is brought out of the garden, balcony or terrace into the house. The clover spends the winter in a cool place. Water the clover from time to time, even during the winter.
Give the gift of happiness with an interesting houseplant lucky clover or treat yourself to a lucky charm. These special plants also play an important role according to Feng Shui. Experience the synergies known from Feng Shui teachings.