Psilocybe azurescens are classified as its own strain of magic mushroom. Most shrooms we carry at 3 Amigo are from from the psilocybin cubensis genus.
Psilocybe azurescens is considerably stronger than most psilocybin cubensis strains I.e golden teachers.
This strain was first documented by a group of Boy Scouts camping close to the Colombia River in Oregon in 1979. Years later, the legendary mycologist Paul Stamets formally named the mushroom “Psilocybe azurescens” after Stamets’ Son Azureus.
If hiking in BC, Keep an eye out for Azurescens, as they grow all along the forests of the Pacific North West. Their cap are caramel in colour and shaped like a nipple with serrated type edge and a thick stem. If you see a fresh azzie you’ll immediately know why they are named the flying saucer mushroom.
Micro Experience 0.1g- 0. 5g
A microdose is a sub-perceptual amount of mushrooms.
The goal of microdosing isn’t actually to feel high but rather enhance your mood, improve cognition, focus and mindfulness whilst reducing those feelings of anxiety.
Because of Flying Saucers potency they are well regarded for microdosing, as a little goes a long way! A micro dose can help provide a reduction in feelings of anxiety and depression while simultaneously providing feelings of relaxation, happiness and improved energy.
Mini Experience – 0.5g – 1g
At these doses the effects are mild and similar to weed, expect butterflies in your tummy, emotional openness and increased energy. At the higher end of dose, expect Increased motivation, light hallucinations, increased awareness and creativity with clearer, more connected thinking.
Macro Experience 1g – 5g +
This is one of our top 3 strongest strains. According to Stamets, Azurescens contain significantly ( 5x ) more psilocybin when compared with other cubes. My recent experience also confirms it, they’re strong af!
Milder doses 1g – 2g – Expect epic colourful visuals, intense feelings of euphoria, laughter and joy with deep introspectiveness.
High dose 3g + – Expect a trans-formative experience, astral projections, bouts of uncontrolled laughter, deep sense of wonder, strong body high.
Mega dose 4g + Buckle up or ideally lie down, this strain at this dosage is considered a strong dose. Users can expect Mystical experience with Life-changing introspective and philosophical insights.
Magic mushrooms have this ability to affect everyone differently.
We do not recommend this strain for beginners, experienced psychonauts only! Consume with caution
As always, be careful mixing these shrooms with other psychoactive substances like alcohol or marijuana.
If you are lemon trekking this shroom please reduce your dose by half. 2g can be like 4g and a trip can quickly become overwhelming. It’s best to have a sober friend or loved one to be a spotter.
*Micro: 0.25 gram
* Low: 0.25 – 1 gram
* Medium: 1 – 2 gram
* Strong: 2.5 – 4 gram
* Heavy: 4 gram and upwards