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Sunday, July 12, 2020

What are the Differences Between Hemp and Marijuana?

What are the Differences Between Hemp and Marijuana?


Most people have heard the words ‘hemp’ and ‘marijuana’ and probably know that they are used to refer to cannabis plants. Many will also know that you can’t get high from smoking hemp.  However, a lot of people may not understand the actual difference between hemp and marijuana.

‘Cannabis’ is the name given to plants of the Cannabaceae family. Within this family, there are three known subspecies: Sativa, Indica, and Ruderalis. Now, it would be simple if we could say: Hemp is a nickname given to Cannabis Sativa plants, while Cannabis Indica plants are known as marijuana. But, that is not the case…

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