So you’ve been considering diving into the wonderful world of kratom. Yet when looking to try out this euphoric plant you are likely a bit overwhelmed at all of your choices, which may lead you to have some questions.

Specifically, you are likely wondering what the different kratom strains mean and how they will affect your experience. Because kratom comes from a tree with many different varieties, there are various kratom strains are available to you and each has its own unique set of benefits and effects.

Are you looking to learn about the different types of kratom strains? If yes, then you’ve come to the right place!

Three Main Varieties

Kratom most commonly falls into three different main varieties, red-vein, green-vein, and white-vein. This distinction is made based on the color of the vein in the kratom leaf and the unique effects that these leaves have on the mind and body. Find these below listed varieties and more at The Kratom Connect.

Red Vein Kratom

Red vein kratom is enjoyed for it’s more sedative effects and can also be used for pain relief or an overall greater sense of euphoria. These kratom strains are the most popular and widely used varieties of kratom.

Red vein kratom is a great choice for first-time users given it’s mellowing and calming effects. This relaxing strain of kratom has also been used to help relieve insomnia and increase peace of mind.

Within the red vein family, there are slight variations of effects depending on the specific type. And like with all kratom, dosing can play a big role in how you feel.

Popular choices within the red vein family are Red Borneo, Red Bentuangie, and Red Bali.

White Vein Kratom

On the other end of the spectrum from red vein kratom, you will find white vein kratom. This variety is best known for its stimulating and uplifting effects. Many people actually turn to white vein kratom varieties as an alternative to coffee or other sources of caffeine.

It is best enjoyed for its ability to uplift mood and produce a highly euphoric experience. White vein kratom has even been used to help increase concentration, stamina, and alertness.

This kind of kratom can tend to have intense effects, so if you are a new time user you may want to start out with a lower dose. Popular white vein varieties include White Maeng Da and White Borneo.

Green Vein Kratom

The Goldilocks of the kratom family, green vein kratom is just right. It is the perfect balance between the effects of the red vein and white vein.

It helps to boost users’ sense of alertness without being too overpowering and also can produce pain-relieving and calming effects. The green vein sense of euphoria is not accompanied by drowsiness that can sometimes be experienced with red vein kratom.

Think of this variety as a subtle stimulant, best enjoyed during the daytime. Popular green vein kratom includes Green Bali, Green Malay, and Green Hulu Kapuas.

Trying Kratom Strains For Yourself

The best way to discover which kratom strains you like the most is to try them out for yourself. Keep in mind that everyone’s body is different, so with any type of kratom, it’s best to start out with a lower dose and then work your way up to desired effects.

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