: of, relating to, or resulting from the influence of human beings on nature

Traditional Entheogenic and Intoxicating Substances in the Mediterranean Area

Speech of Dr. Josep Maria Fericgla in the International Conference on Entheogenic substances in San Francisco, USA, in 1996. Dr. Josep Mª Fericgla MGS-Universitat de Barcelona Societat d’Etnopsicologia Aplicada i […]

Brugmansia alba – Borrachero

Here is an interesting investigative documentary exploring some of the more disturbing and devious contemporary uses of Brugmansia alba “Borrachero”, in two parts: Part I Part II Here is a […]

Araceae, Dieffenbachia seguine, Spotted Dumb Cane

Dumbcane is a very common ornamental plant, typically relied upon for interior decoration by people who have little ability or interest in actually caring for their plants. Dumbcane is easy […]

Solanaceae, Datura wrightii, Toloache, Jimson Weed, Thorn Apple

This is a robust, fast growing annual, typically found growing along the banks of arroyos, along sand bars, after rain. The gray-green leaves may have few to no teeth, and […]

Apocynaceae, Thevetia peruviana, Camalonga, Lucky Nut, Be-still, Yellow Oleander

Thevetia peruviana is a large shrub or small tree, indigenous to the mountains valleys of the Andes mountains, in South America. I took these photos in Kenya although I’ve seen […]

Liliaceae, Urginea maritima, Sea Squill, Sea Onion

Urginea is sometimes included in the Drimia genera, comprising around 120 species in S Eurpoe, Africa and parts of Asia. U. maritima is typically considered to be a group of […]