This article outlines the differences between sativa and indica cannabis plants. Read on to learn more about the origins of sativa and indica, plus how they differ in growth patterns, appearance, and the effects they produce after consumption.
The two most well known types of cannabis plants are Indica and Sativa. The differences between Indica dominant cannabis strains and Sativa dominant cannabis strains are many and varied.
An Indica strain is generally associated with a sense of deep body relaxation. Sativa strains tend to provide a more energizing experience.
Scientifically (and legally), there is no difference between Indica and Sativa cannabis plants. And all cannabis plants are considered to be Cannabis Sativa L..
There are a multitude of different growth-patterns, qualities and effects within the ‘spectrum’ of cannabis.
The differences between Indica and Sativa are largely due to the fact that cannabis displays a remarkable ability to adapt to a wide range of different environments.
Since all branches of the cannabis family tree…