What is Red Vein Kratom?

Kratom is a plant grown in Southeast Asia. The Red Vein kratom requires a humid climate and moist soil to grow. The red Kratom is believed to be the strongest type of Kratom due to its high potency level. Recently, Kratom has become popular due to its acclaimed health benefit.

Kratom generally come in three types – white, green, and red. These kratom types are named after their color tint. Although they are all a shade of green, white vein is a usually a little lighter, green is just green, and red is a greenish brown color mixture. The darkest color, red kratom, is harvested at the peak of the leaves’ maturity. For centuries now, indigenous communities of southwest Asia have used red kratom for its proclaimed benefits of pain relief, relaxation, sleep, and even easing withdrawal symptoms from opioids.

The maturity of the leaves used for red kratom are older and therefore have a higher potency, which makes red vein kratom one of the most popular types on the market. Some of the most popular and consistent red kratom strains are Red Bali and Red Maeng Da kratom powder.

Growth and Harvesting of Red Vein Kratom

Kratom requires a special climate growth condition which is available in Southeast Asia. The hot and humid rainforest in this region creates the perfect condition for the plant to thrive. The plant can grow up to 80ft depending on the growth conditions.

The leaves are the most prized part of the plant and are claimed to have medicinal properties such as sleep aid, pain relief, relaxation, mood elevation, anxiety, energy, and many more. Due to its demanding conditions, growing red vein kratom in other regions aside from Southeast Asia is quite difficult. Even if farmers elsewhere can replicate these conditions and grow the plant, the best product still comes from the Southeast Asian region. The three types of Kratom are harvested based on their maturity level, which also gives Kratom its differing qualities.

After harvesting, the leaves are then processed to remove dirt and other foreign bodies. They are washed and sun-dried, after which the plant is crushed into powder, packaged, and shipped. Some farmers opt for different processes like brewing and fermentation, which can lead to other strains with different properties.

Red Vein Kratom Product

Red vein kratom might come in either as loose powder or capsules. Many premium Red strains of Kratom exist, and they all have unique properties. Red Maeng Da Kratom capsules are a more convenient way to use this on the go. If you prefer strains from a particular location like Borneo or Bali, you can buy Red Borneo capsules or Red Bali capsules.


Some Red kratom strains are localized to a particular region and have unique properties. For instance, Red Thai kratom originates in Thailand, where kratom is said to have first been used for its medicinal benefits.

Red Kratom can be processed and sold as powder or put into capsules. A good kratom vendor will supply you with a quality product that is 3rd party lab tested for purity and potency.


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