Liberty Caps Mushrooms
liberty cap , is a species of fungus which produces the psychoactive compounds psilocybin and baeocystin. Many people do not know that three types of Liberty caps can be found in The Netherlands. These can be found in the eastern part of the country. Almost all information on the Internet about Liberty caps concerns this type. Liberty Caps Mushrooms
Types of liberty caps
- Psilocybe liniformans distinguished by a slimy border exactly under the lamella.
- Psilocybe fimetaria on the other hand has more of a blue base than other Liberty caps. The pointy Liberty cap, as the name implies, has a sharp cap.
- Stropharia fimetaria ,then there is Psilocybe liniformans. These are very rare and occur in the Netherlands.
They contain the same psychoactive substance as Mexican and Hawaiian mushrooms. Even so it have another effect. You could compare the difference in effect as the difference between wine and beer. The beverages contain alcohol yet one becomes drunk in a different way from both. This is the result of wine or beer containing different substances which give the alcohol another effect. In the same way there is also a difference in effect if you compare it with other mushrooms containing psilocybin.