Kanna (Sceletium Tortuosum)

Be the first to review this product

Availability: IN STOCK

Please select from the Options

Kanna (Sceletium Tortuosum)

Double click on above image to view full picture

Zoom Out
Zoom In

More Views

* Required Fields

Details

Sceletium Tortuosum
Kanna

 

Sceletium Tortuosum as know as "Kanna" is a small groundcover plant native to Southern Africa. For hundreds of years the Hottentots of Southern Africa used Sceletium Tortuosum as a mood enhancer, relaxant and empathogen. Dr Nigel Gericke, who is spearheading research into Sceletium tortuosum in South Africa, believes that "Sceletium is one of the most ancient of mind-altering substances, and it is likely to have had a profound influence on the evolution of human consciousness."

Thunberg, during his 1773 expedition reported: "The Hottentots come far and near to fetch this shrub with the root, leaves and all, which they beat together, and afterwards twist them up like pig-tail tobacco; after which they let the mass ferment and keep it by them for chewing, especially when they are thirsty. If chewed after fermentation, it intoxicates." Laidler in 1928 noted that Sceletium Tortuosum was "chewed and retained in the mouth for a while, when their spirits would rise, eyes brighten and faces take on a jovial air, and they would commence to dance. But if indulged in to excess, it robbed them of their senses and they became intoxicated.

Historically Sceletium tortuosum was eaten/chewed, smoked or used as snuff producing euphoria and alertness which gently fade into relaxation. If chewed in sufficient quantity Sceletium has a mild aneasthetic effect in the mouth, much like kava, and is used by the San tribes if you are about to have a tooth extracted, or in minute doses, for children with colic. A tea made from Sceletium (Kanna) is sometimes used to wean alcoholics off alcohol.

We offer Sceletium tortuosum (Kanna) Powder, Seed, Pharmeceutical Grade Kanna Powder and Smokers Cut.

WARNING! Kanna is believed to act as a Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI).
In combination with common psychiatric medications including other SSRIs (such as Prozac) and MAO Inhibitors, it may cause injury if it was ingested.


Shipping & Delivery
 USPS

Most order are shipped within 24 hours. U.S. orders usually arrive within 4 days of ordering.
Tracking Available at www.usps.com. International orders are welcome.

International delivery time is about 5-10 business days. 

We charge a fixed flat fee of $6.00 for shipping and handling for orders inside the United States,
for orders outside of the United States, $10.00.

Items are shipped via the United States Postal Service (USPS) 

Express Shipping: (USPS Express or UPS 2nd day) U.S. Delivery 1-2 business days ($25) 
International Delivery in 2-4 business days ($35).
 

Security & Privacy

We keep you secure while you're shopping with us.
All payments processed through our site are handled over Secure Socket Layer (SSL)

 

Payments Accepted
Credit Card 
 

1.) We accept Credit Cards Securely Online:
      Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover Cards

2.) DWOLLA (USA ONLY) - Instant Transfer

3.) Checks / Money Orders

Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover Card payments can be processed through a secure (SSL) credit card processing page. To mail in a Check or Money Order, place the items in your shopping cart that you want, proceed to the checkout area and select "Check / Money Order" as your payment. Thank you.

 

Return & Replacements

We have suppliers all over the world.
All of our products are natural,organically grown or wild crafted, without any chemicals.
We guarantee the quality and satisfaction of all our products.

 

100% Money Back Guarantee

Our 100% Money-Back Guarantee: If you’re not pleased for any reason, return it for a full refund.

 

Contact Us

Questions? Contact us! Click Here