This is one of our Feng Shui Chinese Philosophy influenced 5 Element blends: According to the 5 natures, Wood/Spring: a period of growth, which generates abundant wood and vitality
Wood attributes are considered to be strength and flexibility, as with bamboo. It is also associated with qualities of warmth, generosity, co-operation and idealism. Our blend for the wood element embodies purpose, decisiveness and courage--as embodied by bergamot, lavender, spikenard and yarrow.
Chinese philosophy encompasses Feng Shui, the Tao, Martial Arts, Tea Ceremony, The Chinese musical scale, and Traditional Chinese Medicine.
If you’d like a quick read on virtues and cycles of Chinese Philosophy, here’s an interesting Wiki.
And here is more on the Wood element
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