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Fresh Betel leaves from India

Betel vine in the lab

Growing on a Florida home

Shopping in Gainesville, CaOH

Fresh Betel leaves from India

Areca pieces in the store

Areca pieces in the lab

Preserved leaves in the store

Fresh leaves for quid

Very light coating of CaOH


Prepping the leaf

Seeds and sweet stuff

Ready to roll

A finished quid

Pan Masala alternative

Premix of areca and seeds f

Gutka, processed with tobacco

Banned in most of India

Read the packet