Arkham's Botanical - Ethnobotanical seed supplier

Arkham’s Botanical – Ethnobotanical seeds

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Recommended

This month we thought we’d let you know about a rather good UK-based source of ethnobotanical seeds and plants, Arkham’s Botanical. Billing themselves as a specialist “one-stop” source for ornamental, exotic and ethnobotanical plant species, the site offers over a hundred different species of rare and desirable genera such as Acacia, Desmanthus, Ipomoea, Lophophora, Phalaris, Salvia and Trichocereus…

A panoramic view of Barcelona's Montjuic cactus garden (Will Phuq, 2018)
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A Visit to Jardins de Mossèn Costa i Llobera, Barcelona

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Psychogeography & Cool Spaces

Barcelona’s Jardins de Mossèn Costa i Llobera is one of Europe’s oldest & largest publicly-accessible collections of cacti & succulent plants. Recently renovated, the gardens are situated in the Montjuic area of the city & offer a breath-taking panoramic view of Barcelona’s coastline…

'Eduardo the Healer' (1978)
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‘Eduardo the Healer’ (1978)

‘Eduardo the Healer’ (originally ‘Eduardo el Curandero’) is a nice little find – a fly-on-the-wall ethnobotanical documentary following sympathetic Peruvian sculptor, folk healer/ shaman, former trainee priest & fisherman Eduardo Calderón over the course of a typical day…

'Hamilton's Pharmacopeia' series

‘Hamilton’s Pharmacopeia’ (2011-present)

We’ve been enjoying Vice’s excellent TV documentary series ‘Hamilton’s Pharmacopeia’ since its inception in 2011 & – with the recent premiering of the second season of the show – we figured it was about time we highlighted it on Dissident Reality…

Psilocybin Mushrooms of the UK – 1: Conocybe, Gymnopilus and Inocybe

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Psilocybin Mushrooms of the UK

As the UK mushroom picking season is nearly upon us, we thought it would be a good time to start our three part series on the various psilocybin-containing species, including those hitherto unnoticed by many budding psychonauts…