Guarana Cultivation

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  1. dragon50

    dragon50 Banned Banned

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    I have tried guarana supplements and like them better than pure caffeine. I find that the effects last longer and I am less jittery.

    Can I buy guarana seeds and grow the plant indoors to produce my own "stash?"


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    Sinister Doctor of Doom Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    You know that's a very good question. I don't see why not, but you might want to look up the optimal growing conditions. I imagine that you would have to create some sort of artificial environment for it. But it certainly isn't an illegal plant or anything.
     
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    Madmick Cerebrage Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    I heard a rumor they're thinking of banning Guarana, now, too.

    Is this true, Kabuki, have you heard anything?

    Seriously, WTF.
     
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    Sinister Doctor of Doom Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    No but it wouldn't surprise me one bit. I have those sources for all that crap I posted in the News forum. But I have to work early today so I'll post it when I get home. Some downright horrifying shit.
     
  5. Revok

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    TS where are you located?

    I cultivate several equatorial plants indoors and in my greenhouse without much trouble, and I'm in northern England (zone 9). Climbers are a little tricky to grow indoors due to space and lighting requirements, and you'll need to grow it on for 2 or 3 years to bring it to harvest, but with some spiral supports and supplementary grow lamps it could be easily done...

    10 GUARANA Paullinia Cupana Shrub Vine Seeds *Comb SH | eBay
     
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    Jesus... just noticed this is a 6 year old thread I'm replying to. Where the fuck do noobs find these things?
     

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