Hornbeam is for weariness, mental rather than physical; for those who wake up doubting their ability to face the day's work. They find it difficult to face up to problems, or cope with the day's program, although in fact they usually get everything done.
People in need of Hornbeam may be suffering from overwork, or a sense of staleness and lack of variety in life, for example when studying hard for exams. They lack enthusiasm and may procrastinate. Sleep is not refreshing and if convalescing from illness, they doubt their strength to recover.
The positive potential of Hornbeam is certainty of one's strength and ability to face the day's work. A lively mind, vitality, freshness and spontaneity are restored, and life is enjoyable again. The day's work can be faced with energy and a clear head, and is properly balanced with play.