April 17, 2019

Sativa vs Indica: What’s the difference?

Canadian cannabis is legal! So how do you decide what product is right for you?

When browsing through products you’ll notice three main types of cannabis plants. There’s sativa, indica, and hybrid. But what does this mean? What’s the difference? Which one is right for me?

Don’t worry, after reading this article you’ll be able to pick and choose the right product for every occasion!

Indica

When it comes to consuming cannabis products that are of the indica variety, these are the typical effects you can expect to experience.

  • Relaxed
  • Sleepy
  • Hungry

In short, if you’re looking to relieve stress or anxiety, catch up on some much needed sleep, or put that awful day at work behind you, keep an eye out for these indica strains.

Sativa

When it comes to consuming cannabis products that are of the sativa type, these are the typical effects you can expect to experience.

  • Creative
  • Uplifted
  • Focused

In short, if you’re looking to get high during the day, be creative, or finish those household chores you’ve been putting off, take a look at these sativa strains.

Hybrid

I’m sure you’ve guessed it already, but a hybrid is a plant that contains origins of both sativa and indica cannabis plants.

Hybrid plants tend to be either indica or sativa dominant, however it is possible to find strains that are an even mix of both. Hybrid products are popular because you get the benefits of both indica and sativa strains in one great package.

Want the best of both worlds? Take a look at these hybrid strains.

In the end..

So, in the hard-fought battle of sativa vs indica, there really is no clear cut winner. The answer depends on you and what you’re looking for as a cannabis user.

Want to just unwind and relax? Find yourself an indica strain.

Looking to be creative or uplifted? Take a look at some sativa strains.

All in all, each strain is going to affect you differently and which is best is really up to you and what you’re looking to accomplish!