Cannabis is made up of 3 different species: Cannabis Indica, Cannabis Sativa and Cannabis Ruderalis.
The two types we will be looking at are the Cannabis Sativa and Cannabis Indica varieties.
Cross-breeding of these two types has led to a wide variety of hybrid strains with unique characteristics.
What sort of strain of Medical Cannabis are you wanting?
What is the difference?
The diagrams below show the effect each species may produce.
A hybrid or Sativa/Indica cross will produce a combination of effects.