This time of the year again in early winter when the jade plants are flowering. The small white flowers almost cover the whole plant. It brightens dull winter days.

For those who believe that jade plants bring good fortune, this is a bit of information from White Lotus :

The Jade Tree is also called the Money Plant. It is an auspicious plant because its succulent dark green leaves resemble pieces of jade or coins, therefore represents earth or metal energy, which adds nourishment and stability.  Earth chi helps relationships. The jade plant also signifies wood energy or growth. 


East for family harmony, health, initiation of projects, scholarly pursuits Southeast for wealth luck

West for creativity or children luck

Northwest for the luck of mentors and helpful people 

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