coca shrub

coca shrub

A South American shrub, the leaves of which contain cocaine; coca leaves continue to be used in the Andes for increasing concentration and reducing pain, fatigue and hunger.
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CANNABIS and the coca shrub, from which cocaine is derived, are just some of the plants that are going to be included in the Duchess of Northumberland's aptly-named Poisons Garden.
COCAINE, also known as Charlie, coke and snow, is a white powder extracted from the leaves of the Andean coca shrub.
He points out that the farmers in the Peruvian Andes often chewed the leaves of the coca shrub in order to get a cocaine boost during the workday.