Dr Bach originally called Rock Rose the ‘rescue remedy’. ‘The remedy of emergency for cases where there even appears no hope … Other remedies in addition may also be required…‘ (The 12 Healers). This later became the 5 Flower formulation of: Cherry Plum to becalm, Clematis to revive, Impatiens to relax, Rock Rose to give strength and courage, and Star of Bethlehem to rebalance. It can be regarded as a single remedy and added with others to make individual dosage combination remedies. Emotional state: in emergency – under duress.