Areca Nut (Areca catechu)
Areca catechu is a species of palm which grows in much of the tropical Pacific, Asia, and parts of east Africa. The palm is believed to have originated in the Philippines, but has become naturalized from countries as far west as India, to Bangladesh, the Maldives, Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Laos,Thailand, Vietnam, southern China, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, New Guinea. It is especially popular among many people of the West indies and the Pacific Ocean, where it is very popular.
The palm, known as the betel tree is popular for the stimulating effects produced when its’ fruit the Areca nut is chewed along with the Betel leaf. The extract of Areca catechu has also shown to have antidepressant properties in rodents.
We have created Pollen Cake, a formulation very much like hash, for a more consumer friendly, smokable product. Pollen Cake will potentiate the effect of any herb it is added to.
Pollen Cake is a combination of Lotus Flower powder and our most pure herbal extract concentrate. It is a very practical smoking method, no special equipment required, just roll in a cigarette with your favorite smoke, and you can potentiate any herb towards any desired effects.
Our pollen cake is a herbal hash, and by all means it should be used as traditional hashish.
Take a lighter and heat the Pollen Cake at the area you want to smoke. Break of a chunk and with a lighter, crush it against a tabletop into crumbs. Add to your favorite herb, roll it up and smoke.
This product is not for use by or sale to persons under the age of 18. It should not be used if you are pregnant or nursing. Consult with a physician before use if you have a serious medical condition or use prescription medications.