Green Riau is a different strain of Kratom which is new for the whole world. Only a few authentic Kratom vendors are dealing with Riau strain. That is why not many people know about this particular strain. Like all the other Kratom strains, Riau Kratom also promises the best experience for all users.
Where does Riau Kratom grow?
Riau Kratom is originally from Indonesia. The land of Indonesia gives the world some of the finest quality Kratom strains and Riau is the latest addition to it.
It is from the province of Riau, that is where it is named.
The Riau province is located on the southeastern coast of Sumatra, a large island. Previously, Riau Kratom was known as Sumatra Kratom.
However many people believe that both of these are two separate strains with similar effects.
The scientific name of Kratom is Mitragyna speciosa. Here “Mitragyna” represents the genus name which was given by a Dutch botanist Korthals. The leaves and stigmas of its flower have resemblance with the shape of a bishop’s miter.
Alternate names of Kratom include krathom, kakuam, ithang or thom (Thailand), biak-biak or ketum (Malaysia), and mambog (Philippines).
Subdivisions of Riau Kratom
Riau Kratom has two popular subtypes; red and green. Each one of these has different roles to offer.
Red Vein Riau
Just like all other red vein strains, red Riau has relaxing, stress releasing and analgesic properties. It is extremely helpful to overcome pains, anxiety, and stress. Indonesian red strains are not s powerful as Red Thai strains are but still, they have a lot to offer. The additional point is that it is not bitter in taste like other strains which makes it an excellent choice for casual use.
Green Vein Riau
Green Vein Riau is another type of Riau strain. It is visibly different from red strain as it has dark green veins which are observable on leaves.
This color differentiation represents varying levels of alkaloids which both these strains offer.
Different concentration of these alkaloids has different effects.
In general, green Riau Kratom is famous for energy boosting and stimulation. It is effective even in small amounts which keep on increasing with higher quantity usage.
Effects of Green Riau Kratom leaves
Green Riau Kratom leaves are available in dry leaves or powder form. Green Riau Kratom is usually harvested from wild grown, mature rain forest.
The climate of Riau rain forests is ideal for the Kratom growth. It makes the alkaloid content higher than other strains. Some of the alkaloids are familiar with Sumatra and Borneo Kratom strains.
Green and red Riau strains are highly fragrant and sweet in taste. It is a perfect choice for people who don’t like the bitter taste and aroma of Kratom.
The Riau Kratom powder available for consumers is the result of advanced level harvest, drying, processing and packing techniques.
Effects of Green Riau Kratom are not as broad as other strains have. The effects are limited to the personal level.
They are short timely but intense. Some of the effects which it provides are as following.
- Stress release
- Confidence boost
- Improved focus
- Enhanced concentration
- Physical activeness
Which alkaloids are responsible?
All the effects of green Riau strain are due to its higher alkaloids. These alkaloids include 7-Hydroxymitragynine, Mitragynine, 9-Hydroxycorynantheidine, Speciofoline, Mitraversine, Mitrafoline, Isomitraphylline and much more.
These bio-active compounds are called alkaloids which are common in all Kratom strains. The concentration of these alkaloids is different in different strains which give them their distinct characteristics.
How many dosages will work?
Dosage is critical for all Kratom strains. Some strains are more dosage dependent than others. However, Green Riau Kratom has a balancing property. All the effects which it provides are mild and not high unless you overdose.
When Green Riau has a small dose, it causes energy elevation. This little dose is 1.5- 2.0 gram for most people. In a few different cases, a slightly higher i.e. 3.0-3.5 g dosage will start working and no less.
A dose over 7 grams is considered high dose which initiates effects such as euphoria. Green Riau is available in capsule form as well.
Anyone who just wants the results and not experiences taste and aroma can consider taking Green Riau supplements. All dosages of Green Riau starts working in as less as 30 minutes. The effect span of this particular Kratom is 4-6 hours.
Green Riau is a balanced Kratom strain from Riau, Indonesia. Like other Indonesian strains, it is pure in alkaloids.
The enrichment of Riau rain forest has added a significant amount of ingredients in it. The effects which anyone can experience from Green Riau are helpful for casual personal usage.
The comparatively sweeter powder is famous to make tea or oral consumption without the unpleasant taste.
Overall, Green Riau is a safe option for beginners. For regular users, it can be a good alternative to regular high and bitter Kratom strains. If a beginner is not sure whether to use Green Riau or not, the best thing is to take a test dosage. If it is a pleasant experience, the usage may be continued.