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Vaults On Ethnobotanicals That Start With [H]
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Hawaiian Baby Woodrose seeds are not to be taken lightly. They were important to researchers like Albert Hoffman. I'm pretty sure they have been depicted in the motion picture, "The Wizard Of Oz". Look closely when Dorothy first steps foot in "Munchkin land". Today these plants and seeds are available for sale only for cultivation purposes. They have been marketed in un-ethical ways in the past by some. I refuse to let the potential dangers go un-known. Read more about this rare gem here.
Henbane has been used by various cultures who embrace alternative practice to that of the modern western world. It's often associated with stories that describe what is obviously "astral projection". Know that the lore shared on this page doesn't necessarily represent our views or anyone associated with us in any way. It's also believed to offer nootropic properties, and tranquil states of consciousness[relaxation] IN TRADITIONAL APPLICATIONS BY PROFESSIONALS. Although the use of this plant is well documented, it should be understood that these people knew what they were doing. Henbane, like it's cousins, contains tropane alkaloids along with other [POTENTIALLY FATAL CONSTITUENTS!]. Its very similar to Nightshade, and Datura. Even though some cultures made these claims, experience reports and scientific research shows a huge potential for the opposite of beneficial. Note this information is for education and harm reduction.
Having said this, I'd like to familiarize you with a medical rule that's as solid as the law of gravity. It's called, "Arndt-Schultz rule". This rule states that any poison in a dilute enough form offers effects beneficial to life processes. A good example of this is penicillin, the common pharmaceutical anti-biotic. Keep in mind that too much medicine can be considered poisonous also. In other words, too much medicine is poison and too little poison is medicine. The difference is all in the dosage.
Hops is closely related to Cannabis ( marijuana ). For those of you who frown on Marijuana, remember this the next time you drink a beer. It's great for insomnia and offers some mild relaxing properties of it's own. If you've spent some time reading on this website then you are already familiar that all plants create chemicals. Nature is a highly advanced pharmacy that's been in business sense the dawn of time. Hops is no difference in this sense, and has undergone much phytochemical research. It's antibacterial, sedative, hypnotic, and an aphrodisiac. Hops plants even produces buds and hairs like Cannabis. Read more about Hops here.
Hookers lips gets its name from the plant parts which resemble the lips of a female covered in bright red lipstick. It's a close relative of psychotria viridis which was used in Ayahuasca. The plant is a major interest to those studying ethnobotany and related shamanic cultures.
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