Tag: cannabis species

Sativa vs. Indica vs. Hybrid: What’s the Difference

By Bailey Rahn, Leafly.com When browsing Leafly or purchasing cannabis at a shop, you may notice strains are broken up into three distinct groups: indica, sativa, and hybrid. Indica strains are known for being physically sedating, perfect for relaxing with a movie or as a nightcap before bed. Sativas typically provide more invigorating, uplifting cerebral …

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Scientists Believe They Have Discovered a New Species of Cannabis

[Update: This story has unfortunately been proven as false.] By Zara Zhi, Culture Magazine Scientists at the University of Sydney believe they have found a fourth species of cannabis. The finding took place in 2010, when a group of people were hiking in the Blue Mountains of Australia and discovered a single plant that resembled …

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