Several strain effects are associated with both sativa and indica, both being subspecies of cannabis sativa plants. Relying on differentiating them only by their names will not provide them with enough information or content. The following are some of the strains effects and other differences of this plant.
Indica Vs Sativa Strains effects vary so that another one is energizing and another one keeps the person calm and relaxed. Refreshing and energizing is caused by the consumption of sativa, while relaxing and calming is associated with the consumption of indicas. However, nobody has prescribed either indica or sativa for the above reasons. It’s only people who are abusing the drugs for their benefit. But one should remember that abuse of drugs is harmful to your health.
As we have looked at Indica Vs Sativa Strain effects above, let’s now look at their physical differences. The first physical difference is that the sativa plant is skinny and has light green leaves with tall and slim stems. On the other hand, the indica plant is a short, bushy plant with broad and dark green leaves. It is easy to differentiate the two plants physically by looking or observing them.
Also, the sativa plant is known to be a stimulant, and they are abused by many to keep them active. Most people abuse this plant mostly in the daytime since it boosts energy, eases depression, and increases focus when at work. On the other hand, the indica plant is abused by many during the night because they believe it to be the best drug when one needs to rest and relax. This plant is sedative, relieving pain and stimulation appetite. According to recent research done by various researchers, it is stated that there is little scientific evidence behind all this effects.
According to this article, indica and sativa strains varies in nearly everything. Even though there is little scientific evidence concerning their strains, effects, physical differences, and other variance between the two, even though there’s a certain truth percentage on this article, everyone should know that consumption of indica or sativa can be harmful to one’s health if it is not under doctor’s prescription.