Indica Marijuana Strains
are 1 of the 3 main types of marijuana strains
. The other 2 marijuana strains are Sativa Marijuana Strains
& Hybrid Marijuana Strains
Indica cannabis plants do not take as long to fully mature as Sativa plants do. Unlike Sativa marijuana strains, Indica marijuana strains have more chlorophyll in its leaves giving it the slight edge on crop growth yield. Indica marijuana plants are shorter than Sativa plants; at best reaching lengths of up to eight feet tall. Indica leaves are wider, shorter and greener and the flowers on Indica strains are far denser than Sativa strains; which allows the plant to have a larger flower yield.
Indica's origin is known to have grown in the more mountainous regions of the world such as:
- Southern Asia
Indica Marijuana Strains as a Drug:
Unlike Sativa plants, Indica plants have a more balanced amount of THC and CBD in its chemicals. The higher amount of CBD is best for treating pain, stress, anxiety, insomnia, neuropathy, glaucoma, epilepsy, headaches and is said to reduce the frequency of seizures. When smoking or consuming Indica cannabis edibles, users are known to be more relaxed and become "couchlocked." Indica marijuana strains are best used at night time.