What to know when you begin with cannabis harvesting?
If you have recently started smoking marijuana or consuming it in other ways and loved it then this article will be very helpful for you. Do you know that you can harvest your own marijuana which will make you save a lot of money and also the dealers outside are not reliable. You can also do good business by selling your marijuana products. But first you need to have a little knowledge of marijuana plants.
Types of cannabis plants
There are mainly two types of marijuana plants present naturally. They are:
Cannabis Indica: This type of cannabis plant is small and grows with wider leaves. They are also a bit bushy than the other types of cannabis plants. They have a faster growth rate than the other one and can also yield higher. These plants are known to have higher CBD content than the THC. Their products can be consumed to increase relaxation both mentally and physically. It is also very helpful in decreasing nausea and acute pain. Appetite can also be increased by them.
Cannabis Sativa: These plants are opposite to the Indica. They have THC content higher than the CBD. They grow tall and have narrow leaves. The green shade of leaves of these plants is also lighter than the Cannabis Indica. They take more time to grow and also require light. The products from these plants are used as anti-anxiety, anti-depressant and in chronic pain and more.
Main contents of Cannabis
There are two main contents present in the marijuana plants that are:
CBD: The full form of CBD is Cannabidiol which has non psychotic effects. It helps in relaxation and calming. It is a FDA approved product of cannabis that has wide application in medical treatment. There are many ongoing researches on this product to increase its effects. Scientists also predicted that it might have tendency to treat even cancer. However, regarding present time, it is mostly used to treat epilepsy. It is also very good for the treatment of back pain and osteoarthritis.
THC: It is the main psychoactive compound that is present in the cannabis plant. This doesn’t mean it does not have any medicinal use. This product works very well as anti-depressant and anti-anxiety. It impacts the receptors of the nervous system mainly and alters their working. This produces the so called ‘high’ effect.
To begin, there are some premade seeds available that can let you have good plantation without much efforts. For example there is bruce fem available in one of the top seed bank from where you can buy it at reasonable price. It is basically a breed between the cannabis sativa and cannabis indica in certain proportion to increase certain effects such euphoric, relaxing and happy. Its product can be used as anti-depressant and pain or stress relieving. The plant from this seed can be grown inside as well as in the sunlight. It is a tall plant that needs around 8 weeks to get matured. It has THC content a bit higher than the CBD so its products can be sold as high quality marijuana.