What is another word for lophophora?

3 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ lˈɒfəfˌɔːɹə], [ lˈɒfəfˌɔːɹə], [ l_ˈɒ_f_ə_f_ˌɔː_ɹ_ə]

Lophophora is a genus of cactus that is known for its psychoactive properties. Synonyms for the word "lophophora" include the peyote cactus, which is known to be used by indigenous people for spiritual purposes. Other synonyms include the mescal button, which is the dried top of the peyote cactus that contains its psychoactive compounds. Additionally, Lophophora williamsii is a specific species within the genus that is commonly referred to as peyote. Other synonyms for the word "lophophora" include hikuli, which is a term used by the Huichol people who use peyote in their religious ceremonies. Finally, lophophora is also known as the "shaman's plant" due to its traditional use by indigenous healers.

Related words: cactus, succulent, plant, low-maintenance plant, low maintenance plants, desert plants, drought tolerant plants

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