Green, Red, And White Myths & Facts About Kratom Strains

Kratom Strains are only three in number but their importance is not in the numbers so much as in their qualities that are surmised here.


Most of the kratom in the market today comes from Indonesia and little from Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia and Cambodia. All the locations have all the colors of the leaf and in Indonesia, Borneo is the place where kratom is found.

There are three Kratom Strains in all.
They are:
1. Green Kratom Strain
2. Red Kratom Strain
3. White Kratom Strain

They are qualitatively described as a super charged green vein, a tranquil red vein and a centering white vein. One tree might have all the colors or just one color, The leaves change to these colors depending on the environmental conditions and strains. Back in the past, one tried to keep localities of kratom strains findings a secret hence, the names such as Maeng Da, Green Borneo and Green Vietnam came into existence to identify the place where the strains were abound.

The MaengDa is the best kratom strain available associated with strength and high quality also called Pimp Kratom with MaengDa meaning Pimp in Thai. MaengDa is the locality which has accurate findings of good quality Kratom, hence the name, MaengDa Kratom. MaengDa and Bali Kratom portray the same effects in kratom leaves obtained from there with pain relief and energy all rolled into one and due to excessive heat of Indonesia, MaengDa was made to deliver a huge kick, more than Bali which it does.

Green Kratom Strain:

Green Kratom Strain are also called Maeng Da, Green Borneo, Green Sumatra, Green Malay and Green Vietnam. The green kratom strain is reaped from the most mature Mitragyna Speciosa leaves and later finely ground to be encapsulated or sold in powder form depending on your preference. Amongst these names, MaengDa is the most popular name which is a modified version of the traditional Thai strain of Kratom. The Green kratom Strain is the most potent strain we carry and contains a high alkaloid content ( Mitragynine and 7 Hydroxymitragynine).

It is a mild energy booster that can charge you up without the usual fallout thereafter. It is said of Green Kratom, it is calmer than red or white kratom and is notable for an alertness and focus and is used for treating pain. Green Kratom is ideal for keeping social anxiety at bay and is a must when heading out to town with a high fun quotient. It sheds your inhibitions and goads you into talking more.

Red Kratom Strain:

Red Kratom Strain is also called Red Kalimantan, Red Bali, Red Horned, Red Sumatra, Red Kali and Red Hulu. Harvested from most mature Mitragyna Speciosa leaves, the leaves are then finely ground to be encapsulated or sold as powder form. The red Kratom vein is harvested using the most sophisticated method in the drying process amongst all kratom variants and contains a mid to high range of alkaloid content (Mitragynine and 7 Hydroxymitragynine).

Red Kratom strain is known to produce a calmness unheard of and lets you unwind all the bottled emotions. The heat of the sun is said to contribute to the red color in the red kratom strain. Red Kratom strain is popular with people who suffer from insomnia, acting as a sleep aid to them. It also helps those with muscle tension and relaxes the muscles. The strongest type of kratom extract used for opioid withdrawal is of the red strain variety. Mainly, Red Vein Kalimantan provides great pain relief and is referred to as the ‘original kratom’.

The red kratom is tested by exercising great caution and packaged with pride so that you get the highest quality product.

White Kratom Strain:

White Kratom Strain is also called white sunda, white Indo, white Thai, white Elephant and white Hulu Kapaus. The White Kratom Strain is harvested and grounded into fine powder to be encapsulated or sold in powder fashion.
White kratom strain is the most energizing and mood enhancing than all the strains put together and uses extend to use as caffeine to promote alertness, mental vigilance and wakefulness. White kratom strain contains the highest concentration of Mitragynine amongst all strains.

White Kratom Vein Powder is liked by many for its far-reaching properties and contains a mid to high alkaloid content (Mitragynine and 7-Hydroxymitragynine).

When you buy kratom from Spectrum, they lab test the kratom vigorously before handing it over to the customer with confidence. The purpose of this product is not intended for treating any disease, diagnosing or curing any disease or disease related symptoms. The FDA has not consented the product for internal use and has definitely not evaluated the product as against the criteria laid out.


The farms where the kratom is located does not have a bearing on the kratom obtained. This is a myth with each strain having unique traits that are definitely functions of the place where it comes originally from. The name of the location is prefixed with the kratom strain such as MaengDa and Thai Strain but all this is not the crux of the matter because in all, it boils down to three vital strains, RED, WHITE and GREEN.