Here are ten facts about Golden Teachers:
1. The scientific name for Golden Teachers is Psilocybe cubensis.
2. Golden Teachers are a type of magic mushroom known for their vibrant, gold-colored caps.
3. They are one of the most popular strains of magic mushrooms, known for their balanced and gentle effects.
4. Golden Teachers were first discovered in the late 1980s, although their exact origins are unknown.
5. They are relatively easy to grow and are a popular choice for home cultivation. Please note this is illegal in most countries. Please see our post “Are spore syringes legal” for more information.
6. Golden Teachers are often used for spiritual or introspective purposes, as they can induce profound and meaningful experiences.
7. The effects of Golden Teachers typically last between 4-6 hours, depending on the dosage.
8. In addition to psilocybin and psilocin, Golden Teachers also contain other psychoactive compounds like baeocystin and norbaeocystin. You can learn more about the active compounds in Golden Teachers in our post “The chemistry of magic mushrooms”.
9. Golden Teachers are typically dried and consumed orally, either on their own or mixed with other foods.
10. Some users report experiencing enhanced creativity, increased empathy, and improved mood after consuming Golden Teachers.
We sell Golden Teacher spores for the purposes of microscopic study as it is illegal to cultivate in the UK.