FOOD GRADE BLUE POPPIES
Dried poppy pods for sale in Canada.Top of the class DECORATION PODS.
The seeds inside these pods can be used to grow new poppies, for example. Many people use them as a decorative addition to dried floral arrangements, wreaths, and potpourri. Dried poppy pods can also be used in baking and to make tea
Unwashed poppy pods, poppy straw, and/or poppy seeds are used to create poppy seed tea, which gives a high when ingested. The dried pods or straw are ground into a powder and steeped in water. This is a popular way to extract opiates from the poppy.
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- VERY IMPORTANT! …
- Next up, prep your flowers for drying. …
- Gather your flowers in small bunches by the stem and tie them with a piece of string, ribbon, or a rubber band . …
- Hang the flowers in a cool and dark space. …
- Let the flowers dry for a few weeks.
Though poppy seeds go through a thorough cleaning before being processed for consumer use for baking and cooking, they may still contain trace amounts of opiate residue. The concentration isn’t enough to give you any of the effects of opioids, but it can be enough to produce false positive drug tests
Pods are green when young and yielding. When weather is dry near the end of the growing season, pods begin to turn brown and develop a hard carapace. This will eventually crack open, releasing the small seed. You must wait until pods are fully dry for a poppy seed harvest.