Thornless Catclaw (Acacia berlandieri)
Commonly used parts: Flowers and leaves
Reported effects are: Stimulating, energizing, increased alertness and euphoria.
The herb contains a complex mixture of alkaloids like: dopamine, mescaline and amphetamine.
(Berlandier Acacia, Guajillo Acacia, guajillo, huajillo) is a shrub native to the Southwestern United States and northeast Mexico. The plant belongs to a subfamily, the Mimosoideae (wattles) of Fabaceae (legumes). It grows 1 to 5 metres (3.3 to 16.4 ft) tall, with blossoms that are spherical and white, occurring from February through April. Researchers identified thirty-one alkaloids in samples of plant foliage, including trace amounts of four amphetamines previously known only from laboratory synthesis, including: amphetamine, methamphetamine, para-hydroxyamphetamine and para-methoxyamphetamine.