Dried Wild Lettuce 50grams
Leaf and stem
Botanical Name: Lactuca virosa
Size: 50 Grams
Wild lettuce is a plant in the lactuca genus of the compositae (sunflower) family, native to europe. Was used in the 19th century by physicians when opium could not be obtatained. Seeds are said to be psychoactive, producing a high similar to opium, but milder. Active constituents are lactucarium (lettuce opium) containing 2% lactucin plus latycerol (taraxasterol) and lactucic acid. Plant is liquidifed in a blender.Resualting liquid is left to evaporate. Residue is then smoked. Dired leaves can be smoked. Bevereages are prepapred by soaking the leves in alcohol.
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