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MARIJUANA STRAINS

Each strain of marijuana contains different types of cannabinoids with varying effects. Harmony offers several different strains of marijuana to accommodate the needs of every consumer.

INDICA VS. SATIVA VS. HYBRID

The cannabis plant can be categorized as follows: indica, sativa, or hybrid. Each group is made up of a variety of strains, all with different cannabinoid profiles.

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Sativa

Sativas are reported to increase energy and appetite while elevating the patient’s mood and focus. They are generally recommended for daytime use.

Effects

Uplifting, Energetic, Cerebral, Spacey, Hallucinogeni

Appearance

Tall with long, narrow leaves

Ailments

Generally speaking, sativas are helpful for conditions such as depression and ADHD

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indica

Indicas are reported to promote relaxation, reduce anxiety, and enhance sleep. They are usually recommended for evening use.

Effects

Sedating, Calming, “Couch Lock

Appearance

Short with wide leaves

Ailments

Generally speaking, indicas are best for physical ailments such as pain and inflammation

hybrids

Hybrids are produced when cultivators cross-breed indica and sativa strains. Hybrids may take after either parent or be a blend of both. The goal in creating hybrids is to create a strain with desirable characteristics from each parent.

Hybrids are relatively common. When a strain is more characteristic of one species (indica or sativa), the strain is referred to as an indica-dominant or a sativa-dominant hybrid.

Cross-breeding is useful for
many different reasons: