Marijuana is the female plant of the Cannabis Sativa genus. When a marijuana plant is in its flowering stage, some plants will have white lines and pollen. These are the female marijuana plants of the Cannabis Sativa genus from which the recreational drug is grown.
The male part of the plants known as hemp, can’t be used to get high. However, on an up note, it has been successfully utilized to make a thousands of diverse, environmentally friendly products like textiles, paper, oil, rope and canvas.
The female plant is enriched with a psychoactive chemical called THC or tetrahydrocannabinol (which is very low in the male plant) that when inhaled, induces a euphoric and sedate effect. Commonly mistaken as a sedative it is actually a hallucinogenic, albeit a very mild one. Although it is mostly known as a recreational drug, it is also becoming recognized as having many viable medicinal uses.
Within this site you will find many interesting facts. Aspects such as its laws, its medical properties, pictures, growing procedures and seeds will all be covered in a little more depth.