Origin: Hanoi, Vietnam
Various Names: Vietnamese, Viet
Background: Vietnamese Magic Mushrooms (Psilocybe Cubensis Vietnamese) originally came from Hanoi, Vietnam. This popular strain of Psilocybe Cubensis was originally found growing in the wild near humid conditions such as rice plantations. Vietnamese cubensis mushrooms are extremely resilient and can grow in the most sub-optimal conditions and very robust against changing conditions which probably contribute to their powerful potency. Due to its ease of cultivation and wide distribution, it’s no wonder these Vietnamese shrooms are so well known around the world.
Distinctive properties: Vietnamese shrooms often produce medium to large fruits with fleshy stems and yellow golden caps that can get fairly large and over 5cm in diameter.
Effects: Vietnamese Cubensis is a very old strain and offers a similar experience to Cuban and Golden Teacher. This wonderful strain offers a nice balance of visuals and spiritual effects. Trips can be insightful and often times revelatory that leave users with powerful life lessons that remain long after the experience is over.