Maquira sclero-phylla

Plant Name: Maquira Sclero-phylla Plant Source: Maquira Sclero-phylla Origin: Tropical Parts of South America Part of Plant: Fruit And Bark Active Ingredients: Unknown Maquira sclero-phylla is a huge tree that is native to the tropical areas of South America. It can grow as large as 30 meters in height. The natives made a snuff from the fruit and bark […]

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Intoxicating Mint

Plant Name: Lagochilus Inebrians Plant Source: Intoxicating Mint Origin: Uzbekistan Part of Plant: Leafs and Flowers Active Ingredients: Unknown and Debatable Lagochilus inebrians is part of the mint family and, as you can imagine, many species that belong to the mint family is psychoactive in someway. Lagochilus inebrians is also known as intoxicating mint. It’s […]

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Kanna

Plant Name: ​Sceletium Tortusoum Plant Source: Kanna Origin: South Africa Part of Plant: Leafs and Flowers Active Ingredients: Mesembrine and Mesembrenol ​Sceletium tortusoum, also known as Kanna, is a succulent plant native to South Africa. It has been used by die indigenous people of South Africa before Jan van Riebeeck landed there and is still being used by the rural […]

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Petunia

Plant Name: Petunia Violacea Plant Source: Petunia Origin: South America Part of Plant: Flower, Leafs Active Ingredients:Debatable(Diterpenes) Petunia violacea goes by the common names of Petunia or Shanin. It is most commonly found in South America and in the warmer parts of North America. Like many other plants on this list, petunia is smoked for […]

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Magic ‘Psilocybin’ Mushrooms Help Cancer Patients With Depression & Anxiety

Originally posted on Midwestern Plants:
I wish there weren’t so many laws telling us what we can and cannot do to our own bodies… Scientists have recently completed more studies concerning cancer patients and end of life care using ‘Magic Mushrooms’. Psilocybin is a naturally occurring compound that is produced by more than 200 species…

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Coleus

Plant Name: Coleus Plant Source: Plectranthus Scutellarioides Origin: Southeast Asia and Australia Part of Plant: Leafs Active Ingredients: Unknown Plectranthus scutellarioides is commonly known as coleus, a plant used mostly for ornamental purposes. There are many people that doesn’t know coleus is psychoactive. Coleus is native to southeast Asia and Australia but can be found worldwide.  […]

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