Illegal or legal, humans just can’t do without or get enough of hallucinogens…this brings us to peyote, a small spineless cactus containing mescaline. This plant is an integral part of sacred rituals for natives in northern Mexico, as well as in SW US. The peyote is either chewed, or soaked to produce the hallucinogenic, the effects of which last for a good 12 hours..
Here’s a pretty cool mini-clip about sampling Peyote In Mexico from deviateddocs.com…gives you an idea of how it’s collected:
Photo credits: Philip Rebensburg