Plant Morphology: Growth Form: It is a perennial, semi-woody shrub which can grow to about 40 – 70 cm tall, sometimes up to 80 cm tall. Foliage: Leaves are. 1 Jan Tagetes lucida is a perennial herb which is available in numerous cultivated forms and strains, which are often hard to distinguish from one. Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients in Tagetes Lucida. List of various diseases cured by Tagetes Lucida. How Tagetes Lucida is effective for various.

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The dried plant is burnt as an incense and to repel insects[]. Tagetes lucida is a perennial herb which is available in numerous cultivated forms and strains, which are often hard to distinguish from one another. In Argentina, a decoction of the leaves is taken tageted coughs, and when applied topically on the skin, it is well known as an insect repellent. After reading this I thought it noteworthy that the primary components are Spanish Tarragon leaf Tagetes lucidaMeadow Sage leaf Salvia nemorosaCamomile flowers Chamaemelum nobileand Costmary leaf Tanacetum balsamita.

Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. Usage Not much is known about psychoactive properties and dosage.

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You will receive a range of benefits including: Not for the casual reader. Submit a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. These secretions are produced about 3 – 4 months after sowing[]. The plant was linked to the rain god Tlaloc. Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd.


In India, juice from the freshly pressed leaves of marigolds is administered to treat eczema Voogelbreinder America – Mexico to Guatemala. The Mixe of Oaxaca drink a tagets made from nine Tagetes flowers for divination Ratsch Submit a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Tags aphrodisiacs ayahuasca curanderos dreaming herbs entheogens facts on drugs kava and cannabis kava effects kava kava luciea kratom legal status mitragyna speciosa psychedelic research psychedelic spirituality psychoactive incense psychoactive plants salvia divinorum sedatives Shamanism shamans stimulants teacher plants.

My favorite method of taking Tagetes lucida is to boil grams in 1 cup of boiling water for 5 minutes. Park Street Press, The Huichol hold Tagetes lucida to lucira one of their most important ritual plants, and use it both recreationally and ceremonially, as part of a rite of passage ritual.

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Tagetes lucida – Marigolds –

Now containing plants. Thu Aug 14 Bundles of the fresh or dried flowering herbage are sold in marketplaces throughout Mexico. The Mexican Indians have attributed marigolds with magical properties since pre-Columbian kucida.

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It is said that contemporary Mayan shamans still use Tagetes lucida, which they call xpuhuc in shamanic rituals. Lucifa have found that Tagetes lucida also has very interesting dream enhancing effects. Luckily, there are plenty of other natural choices for dreams and dreaming.

Tagetes lucida – Marigolds

Mexican Tarragon, Sweetscented marigold. Mexican tarragon Tagetes lucida. Bundles tagetees the dried herbage are placed as offerings in temples, administrative buildings, and sacred sites in Mexico.


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Only comments or links that are felt to be directly relevant to a plant will be included. Mark, Thank you for sharing your experience. The entire flora 13 volumes can now be downloaded from http: Perhaps that has something to do with the reported powerful effects of this seemingly innocuous plant. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and plant them out after the last expected frosts.

It is very calming and induces restful sleep. The growing plant also has a repellent effect on various insect pests such as the asparagus beetle and bean weevils[14, 20].

To be used as a tea or as a spice for cooking. Plants For A Future. The leaves and whole plant are digestive, diuretic, febrifuge, hypotensive, narcotic, sedative and stimulant[, ]. Tagetes lucida was used by the Aztecs in a ritual incense known as Yauhtli. Up to 2 grams of the dried plant matter taken orally has been found in some to cause alertness, lucidity, a feeling of well-being, closed-eye visual and a warming of the body lasting hours.

Interestingly, I found it to enhance the colors and coherence of my dreams. Tagetes lucida contains a substance very similar to Salvinorin A which has been found to be an extremely powerful, non-alkaloid compound for altering consciousness and one of the most potent, naturally occurring hallucinogens.