Red Sumatra Kratom

(34 customer reviews)


Red Vein Sumatra originates from the tropical island of Sumatra which differs in climate from Borneo and Bali. Red Sumatra is the same strain of kratom as White and Green Sumatra.

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Red Sumatra is arguably the most iconic kratom strain that evolved in Sumatra’s steamy forests. Customers looking for a spectacular strain can’t go wrong with this red vein sumatra kratom variant. 

Golden Monk is honored to offer customers the highest-quality authentic Red Sumatra kratom powder. Our team takes great care only to work with the top-rated kratom producers in Sumatra to offer this legendary red vein kratom strain. We also promise our shipping, packaging, and sanitization standards ensure you will enjoy the freshest & cleanest Red Sumatra imaginable.

What Is Red Sumatra Kratom?

Although all kratom strains are part of the Mitragyna speciosa family, several kratom strains exist. As the kratom plant evolved in different topographies, it took on many fascinating properties. In fact, the distinctions between kratom strains of different regions are so noticeable that cultivators often name different kratom variants by their place of origin.

Case and point: the Red Sumatra strain comes from Sumatra. The “red” in this strain’s title refers to its visible red veins. Although kratom is primarily green, its leaves could have red, white, or green veins. Often, these vein colors help customers determine the potential experience of different variants.

So, Red Sumatra is a kratom variety with red veins and first emerged on the island of Sumatra. Now that kratom is catching on outside Southeast Asia, Sumatra produces tons of its signature red-vein kratom strain for export. Golden Monk now offers a robust Red Sumatra kratom powder from some of the best breeders in Indonesia.

Where Is This Strain Cultivated?

As mentioned above, the Mitragyna speciosa tree grows naturally throughout Southeast Asia. This kratom-producing tree seems to thrive in hot & humid environments. Since Mitragyna speciosa is an evergreen tree, it will grow year-round, which is excellent news for kratom cultivation.

However, today’s kratom farmers don’t leave cultivation to chance. Plus, since so many specific kratom strains exist, professional cultivators need to grow each kratom variant in a controlled environment.

Expert Red Sumatra farmers monitor this strain under ideal settings in outdoor farms or indoor facilities. Throughout the growing process, cultivators carefully examine each Red Sumatra kratom strain for its distinctive red veins, and they frequently test leaves for alkaloid concentrations.

Once farmers feel Red Sumatra has reached its peak potential, they will harvest, dry, and cure these leaves. Often, Red Sumatra leaves will be ground down into a powder before being shipped to retailers and customers. 

Why Do People Buy Red Sumatra?

People choose Red Sumatra kratom over other kratom strains for countless reasons. 

Unfortunately, it’s hard to confirm how Red Sumatra kratom works, but many people suspect it has high concentrations of alkaloids like 7-hydroxy mitragynine and raubasine. Allegedly, these alkaloids may be responsible for Red Sumatra’s unique properties.

Remember that Red Sumatra may not be the ideal strain in all circumstances. We’d encourage new customers to look through all of Golden Monk’s products to better understand the different qualities associated with our kratom products. 

Is Red Sumatra Kratom Good?

Whether Red Sumatra is “good” depends on dozens of factors. Some kratom fans love how this strain looks, while others may prefer other strains. Figuring out what kratom strain is the “best” for you depends on your physiology and preferences, so it’s impossible to say whether Red Sumatra will work in your situation.

However, there’s no denying that Red Sumatra has earned a spot as a classic kratom strain. People in Indonesia have been familiar with Red Sumatra for thousands of years, and it’s unlikely Red Sumatra will ever go away. As long as there’s red strain kratom, Red Sumatra will be one of the dominant choices at reputable shops with approved kratom, like Golden Monk.

What Kratom Strains Are Similar?

Most red-vein kratom strains are similar to Red Sumatra. As people gain more experience with kratom, they may pick up nuances between Red Sumatra and other red-vein cultivars. However, it will be challenging for beginners to distinguish Red Sumatra from other similar strains.

Arguably, Red Vein Thai and Red Borneo are the two kratom strains that most closely resemble Red Vein Sumatra kratom. For those interested, you could find out more about both of these cultivars on Golden Monk. We also ship prime Red Vein Thai and Red Borneo kratom powder to customers. 

Why Buy Kratom From Golden Monk?

Since Red Sumatra is such a classic strain, customers have many options to pick it up from kratom vendors. However, Golden Monk is one of the few American-based e-commerce sites that offer top-of-the-line security and service. 

Headquartered in Las Vegas, our staff only works with thoroughly vetted kratom farmers in Indonesia that abide by our quality shipping standards. We’re also an audited vendor with the American Kratom Association and a Platinum Level Consumer Champion. These accreditations prove our commitment to offering our customers high-quality kratom powders and capsules.

For extra assurance, customers could take advantage of our generous refund policy. If you don’t enjoy our Red Sumatra kratom for whatever reason, you can ship it back for a full refund. This applies even if you’ve opened your Red Sumatra and 85 percent is still in the bag.

Red Sumatra Harvesting and Drying

We carefully choose our suppliers using two key benchmarks: high-quality leaves and kratom trees, as well as the suppliers’ attention to detail. Throughout the process of harvesting and drying our Red Vein Sumatra kratom strains, we maintain high standards.

Our farmers carefully examine the leaves and then harvest those that are at the appropriate stage of maturity. From there, our suppliers carefully dry the leaves and de-stem them. Next, the dried leaves are grounded into powder and become ready for export.

We maintain high standards of quality control throughout the entire process. We ensure that our suppliers and farmers comply with our quality control measures, including during the exportation process.

Our Red Vein Sumatra kratom strain comes from Sumatra in Southeast Asia, so it has a long journey before reaching us. As such, our suppliers package it carefully to ensure that the Sumatra kratom powder remains free from contamination during transit. We have durable packaging to protect our kratom shipments from extreme conditions that could affect quality.

Lab Testing & Quality Control

Our high standards in handling our Red Vein Sumatra kratom products continue after we receive the shipment. We carefully analyze all of our products to ensure their quality. As a member of the American Kratom Association, we implement the cGMP (Current Good Manufacturing Practices) program. Our membership entails passing regular audits that confirm we follow the best manufacturing practices for the kratom industry. These quality checks give you confidence in the kratom products we sell.

One of the steps to ensure high product quality is that we package our kratom in a climate-controlled room. Completing the process in this facility reduces the risk of contamination from organisms or airborne particles. It ensures that your Red Sumatra kratom is pure kratom and nothing else. We’ve also leveled up our already strict procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring that you have no concerns when you buy Red Sumatra kratom powder and capsules from The Golden Monk.

As part of our quality control standards, we also conduct six different lab tests on our Red Sumatra kratom. These include alkaloid screenings, heavy metals screenings, and microbe screenings. Each kratom shipment goes through heavy metals screening checks for cadmium, mercury, and arsenic. This demonstrates how thoroughly we test our kratom products.

When you receive your Red Sumatra kratom, you will find its batch number on the product packaging. This furthers the ability to trace our products from kratom leaves to powder, and the ability to ensure we deliver quality kratom.

Buy Red Sumatra Kratom Powder and Capsules

We offer Red Sumatra in kratom powder and capsules. You can find each in the following concentrations.


  • 250 grams
  • 500 grams
  • 1,000 grams (1 kilo)


  • 250 capsules
  • 500 capsules
  • 1,000 capsules
  • 2,000 capsules

If you order more than $49.99 worth of Red Sumatra kratom or any of our products, your order qualifies for free shipping!

Additionally, we offer rewards for your purchases from The Golden Monk. For every $10 you spend, you earn $1 in points. Use those points on the products of your choice in your next order, whether you want more Red Sumatra kratom, another red vein kratom strain, or an entirely different kratom strain.

For more information on what sets Golden Monk’s Red Sumatra apart from the competition, please read through our FAQs.


Disclaimer: This product is not used to treat, cure. or mitigate any disease, illness, ailment, and/or condition. Please see FDA import alert 54-15. We make no representations as to intended use or suitability for use. View the full product disclaimer and terms of purchase.

34 reviews for Red Sumatra Kratom

  1. Kristen Hedgepeth (verified owner)

    We have been ordering from Golden Monk for almost 2 years and every single order has been great. The quality of the product is spot on and the orders always ship really fast! There always seems to be a discount coupon code going on and we use ACH payment method, so the price is SO reasonable. We received great customer service for the time we had to contact you (my fault). Thank you for a job well done. HIGHLY RECOMMEND!

  2. Adam Pederson (verified owner)

    Awesome product, awesome service and customer support. I’ve been ordering from GM for a couple years and it’s always high quality product and arrives in a few days. I love the points program which makes already great prices even better.

  3. Stephen DeMarco

    This was one of the last Reds that I’ve tried, and it turned out to be my favorite. TGM always stays on top of their quality control, so you can be sure that the consistency of their strains remains stable. And, all of the strains are really good.

  4. quexoz (verified owner)

    Red Sumatra: this is my second time ordering this strain. This one works very well.

  5. vasko988 (verified owner)

    Great quality, fast shipping, but so much weaker than the Red Bali Kratom.

  6. quexoz (verified owner)

    I ordered a kilo of this red Sumatra. It shipped and arrived quickly, still in the vacuum packed brick, with a resealable bag on the side. If you want it any fresher than that, you may need to grab a basket, charter a long boat ride and hike in the jungle! Long review short…great quality, shipping and price, as usual, from goldenmonk.

  7. Garen Gilbert (verified owner)

    Amazing customer service, and amazing quality. Typically a red Bali fan, you cannot go wrong with this red Sumatra. I’m telling you, you’re not going to find higher quality Kratom anywhere else. I’ve ordered from multiple online vendors, have tried local vendors, as well as big brands (i.e. Captain, Whole Herbs). Not only are you getting some of the highest quality Kratom I’ve ever tried — at a great price — you’re also getting peace of mind. Their customer support is amazing. I had some ordering/shipping problems, and they rectified it THAT DAY. TGM is my new go-to Kratom vendor.

  8. reneecampanell (verified owner)

    Favorite strain! So far it’s my favorite. Best store ever.

  9. realoldanimefan (verified owner)

    The beat red kratom that I have ever had.

  10. gotjobdo (verified owner)

    Really like Golden Monk Kratom for a number of reasons, to say the least fast service, great product that is Lab Tested and at a decent price! My favorite is Red Sumatra and Golden Monk has the best Red Sumatra. I have tried other vendors over my years, none come close to Golden Monk. Thank you golden monk for being top notch !

  11. Warren Atkins (verified owner)

    I have used many types and vendors over time but now I have found my home, first I ordered red sumatra and some red Borneo and didn’t expect much difference from others. This stuff is the best I have ever gotten. Thank you golden monk!

  12. afaofco (verified owner)

    The service and shipping were excellent and when I called with a question, the person answering was very helpful, instructive and professional. I will definitely order again from the Golden Monk! Also, the prices for all the products are very reasonable!

  13. P. Lee (verified owner)

    Finally a kratom site I can trust!

  14. Hugo (verified owner)

    This is a very good strain. Ive been very satisfied with the products, prices, and shipping times. Will place more orders with this site in the future and I won’t be shopping for kratom anywhere else.

  15. Brad (verified owner)

    The Golden Monk = Top prices + awesome quality + lightning fast shipping. Going to order again soon.

  16. Jon (verified owner)

    I LOVE this Kratom, Thx Golden Monk for the quick shipping and secure packaging.

  17. J. Huggins (verified owner)

    Really impressed. Fast shipping and super product. No problems.

  18. J. Cooper (verified owner)

    Excellent product! Got here way faster than we expected. Thank you very much.

  19. C. Fortier (verified owner)

    Wow what a great company! I will only be using Golden Monk for all my kratom needs from now on.

  20. Dennis (verified owner)

    Awesome product.

  21. Fred (verified owner)

    I’m always blown away when I try the products from this company. The aromas are always so strong and satisfying. I love the consistency of this company.

  22. E. Johnson (verified owner)

    High quality products and unbeatable prices every time.

  23. Max (verified owner)

    Excellent product! Awesome service! Low prices I prefer the white sumatra over the red but the red isn’t bad… love this vendor, 5 stars!

  24. J. Kelly (verified owner)

    Quality is good, but delivery took longer than I was expecting sadly.

  25. B. East (verified owner)

    Fast shipping, and great product quality. thanks

  26. Winston (verified owner)

    This is my favorite strain!

  27. Frank (verified owner)

    Super product super price super company I have no complaints at all

  28. S. Fisher (verified owner)

    Ordering couldn’t be easier

  29. Stacey (verified owner)

    Quality: 10/10. Shipping: 10/10. Customer service: 10/10. Overall: Awesome experience with no problems.

  30. David (verified owner)

    Shipping was so fast!! It only took a few days for my products to get here. I’m a very satisfied customer.

  31. G. Johnson (verified owner)

    Really great site. So easy to navigate and order.

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  33. Richard (verified owner)

    Good product, awesome service, i will certainly be ordering again! Thanks thegoldenmonk!

  34. Carmen (verified owner)

    Placed an order recently and was very impressed with the quality. Keep it up!

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