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Herb Sources Effect Description
Achorion Mould Ohulan-Cutash
Sto Lat
A quite virulent poison, it can cause great damage and even death instantly upon ingestion of the oils from the herb, which must first be extracted. Achorion Mould is a purple-grey mould or fungus.
Angel's Trumpet Hashishim
Hong Pagoda Gardens
Ninja
It has a mild hallucinogenic effect, which can be much more pronounced when it is mixed with another substance with this same property. Angel's Trumpet is a tall bush, with broad leaves and large, drooping trumpet shaped flowers that are a creamy white colour.
Belladonna Ankh-Morpork
Gate Ave, BP
Hashishim
McSweeney Estate
Sto Lat
Belladonna has many interesting effects on the body, most to do with the eyes. It can also combine well with other herbs, to create differing effects. Belladonna, or Deadly Nightshade, is a short herb with dark green leaves and dull purple flowers.
Borage Scrogden Combines well with a few different plants to create various effects. Can have a curiously forgetful effect, but also, when combined with certain herbs, a effervescent reaction. Large oval green leaves with bright blue star shaped flowers. The whole plant is rough with white, stiff prickly hairs.
Bryony Ankh-Morpork
Gate Ave, BP
McSweeney Estate
Bryony has the strange effect of dyeing the skin of anyone who ingests a mixture of its oils bright red. A showy herb, with dark violet heart shaped leaves, and small, loosely bunched greenish-white flowers.
Cereus Gate Ave, BP
Mano Rossa
McSweeney Estate
Cereus causes mild confusion, and is best mixed with other ingredients, such as Skullcap to enhance its effect. Cereus is a night-blooming plant with silvery-white flowers that smell strongly of vanilla.
Clematis Mano Rossa This herb when ingested, irritates the eyes and throat giving rise to a flow of tears that eventually become so severe that the person drowns in their own bodily fluids. Clematis is a tall herb, with striped red and green leaves and large white flowers.
Delphinium Sto Lat Unknown Delphinium is also known as blue butterfly. Clusters of blue flowers cover the light green foliage, their petals are shaped like butterfly wings.
Foxglove Ankh-Morpork
Sto Lat
Foxglove has a rather adverse effect on the heart, and ingestion of the oils can cause it to beat so quickly that it literally explodes out of the body. A very tall herb with long spikes of drooping scarlet bell-shaped flowers.
Gelsemium Unknown Poisonous doses of Gelsemium produce a sensation of muscular weakness, which may be followed by paralysis. The spine is especially affected. One of the most beautiful herbs, with shining dark leaves and large, fragrant yellow flowers.
Hellebore Mano Rossa Hellebore is a violent narcotic, and thus can result in stupor, coma, convulsions or death. A low-growing herb with dark, shining, smooth leaves and pure white blossoms that rise directly from the roots.
Hemlock Ankh-Morpork
Gate Ave, BP
Hashishim
Mano Rossa
McSweeney Estate
Ninja
Causes a general feeling of illness, which can last for some time after ingestion. Most potent when combined with snake venom, but also mixes well with other herbs. A tall, graceful herb with a pale yellow stem and small white flowers. It has a strange mousy odour.
Laburnum Unknown Poisoning by Laburnum may result in such diverse effects as intense drowsiness, vomiting, coma, convulsions and frothing at the mouth. A squat herb with a dark, almost black stem, pale green leaves and rich yellow flowers.
Monkshood Ankh-Morpork
Gate Ave, BP
McSweeney Estate
The effects of Monkshood poisoning includes tingling and numbness of tongue and mouth and a sensation of ants crawling over the body. Copious vomiting is another aspect, sometimes it is so violent that the actual guts are vomited out. A small herb with dark purple cowl-like flowers and similarly dark leaves.
Skullcap Gate Ave, BP
Mano Rossa
McSweeney Estate
Once treated, ingestion can cause acute confusion and disorientation. This effect can be increased by combining it with Cereus and various other ingredients. A low herb, with lush, dark green leaves and tiny blue flowers. The flowers have a strange helmet like shape to them.
Tyler Weed Ankh-Morpork
Gate Ave, BP
McSweeney Estate
Tyler Weed has a very strong self-loathing effect and can cause complete rage and anger. Without other ingredients, it is not very effective however. A colourful herb with bright yellow flowers with blue spots. The leaves are a strange, fuzzy red.
Wormwood Ankh-Morpork
Mano Rossa
Causes acute hallucinations, especially visions of small birds wearing green fairy outfits. Bizarre. A tall firm herb with large, whitish leaves and nearly globular green-yellow flowers.
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