Leonotis leonurus is also known as wild dagga ('wild cannabis') and lion's tail. Wild dagga leaves were smoked by the Khoikhoi and the San in Africa for its euphoric effect. It grows mainly in southern and eastern Africa.
In traditional African medicine, Leonotis was widely used as a part of many different treatments. It was also used in case of a snakebite and as a charm to keep snakes away.
The main active alkaloid in wild dagga is leonurine. Nowadays, a lot of people smoke the leaves and the orange flowers.
Effects wild dagga
Wild dagga is good for inducing a deep meditative sleep, calming, relaxing and enhancing dreaming. It can also induce slight euphoria..
The 20x extract is a very potent powder extract. 20x means this extract is 20 times stronger than the regular dried herb. Taken orally 0.4 to 1 grams is needed. You can mix it with some water, juice or eat it with some yogurt.