According to the Feng shui (philosophical Chinese system of laws) theory, there are certain plants that are responsible for attracting negative or positive energy. You must read this post as we will discuss why it is bad luck to have a cactus in the house, plants that bring good luck and house cactus types.
As according to Feng shui system environment in a room can be influenced by furniture or element placement. This concept put a positive influence on people and space.
Their main goal is to avoid negativity so they introduce this concept to achieve a positive environment. So they introduce many things in which plants are also included. According to the system, some plants carry negative energy so people should avoid to bring them into a house.
Is It Bad Luck To Have A Cactus in the House?
Among these negative plants system also introduce cactus and said to place them in right place. So which is the right place? we will discuss here in detail.
According to Feng Shui belief, although cactus is beautiful but transmits bad energy. He said bad energy is carried in their ‘‘prickly and sharp’’ thorns. His followers believe that cactus in the house can bring misfortune, like diseases, anxiety, stress or losses.
As cacti originate from deserts so people believe that it retains a large amount of liquid so are not a symbol of abundance. People also thought it causes financial problems.
So it doesn’t mean you should not put it in your home but you should know where to put in? if we take an example you should not put it at the house door.
If you really want to put a cactus in the house or might be your son insist you the put it on your terrace or window. As on terrace or window, it will act as protectors.
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Plants That Bring Good Luck
There are some plants which bring good luck, Wealth, Prosperity and Health to home.
Here is a list of those plants have a look:-
- Palms:- They create a room divider, especially when placed in a colorful planter
- Money Tree:- Money Trees are often braided together, but for good luck, you will need three to five
- Rubber Plant:- These plants are especially auspicious when placed in the “Wealth Area” of your home
- Peace Lily:- Peace Lily grows well under artificial light and produces white flowers
- Jade Plant:- Jade plant when placed near the entrance, bring prosperity and success
- Orchids:- They represent love, soothe the soul, and deepen friendships
- English Ivy:- English Ivy help soften any “poison arrows” that point at you where you sleep or work
- Boston Fern:- This plant is used to filling up a corner at the entrance to a home
House Cactus Types
Now let’s have a look at types of house cactus, here I mentioned below:-
- Bunny-Ears Cactus
- Chin Cactus
- Saguaro Cactus
- Old Lady Cactus
- Star Cactus
- Easter Cactus
- Christmas Cactus
- Moon Cactus
Now let’s have a look at some questions regarding Cactus!
How Often Should I Water My Indoor Cactus?
This question many people asked so here is the answer to your question cacti and succulents should be watered at least once a week. We see many people water more often than this so you should care about this.
Another point is that during watering, you have to give the soil a good soaking, so that water runs out of the ‘drainage holes’ of the pots.
Do Cactus Need A Lot of Light?
If you also want to know that do cactus need a lot of light here is the answer to your question. Cacti are a type of plant also called succulents and learned to compete for survival. You need to break your myth that they need a lot of light so Light Requirements of Cactus Plants might help you. You can also learn which cactus plants require hours of natural light and which ones can thrive indoors.
Can a Cactus Die?
Yes, Cactus can Die, as they will hardly grow, or die if the pot is too big and it has too much soil. This much soil holds too much water and can cause the roots to rot.