• Plants are tall and thin
• Leaves are narrow
• Color is paler green than Indicas
• Grow and mature more slowly
• Require more light to grow
• Buds often have an orange or a red hue
• Tend to have long, wispy hairs
• Generally have a lower level of CBD and ahigher count of THC
Sativa offers several medicinal
• Mood regulation
• Anti-depressant properties
• Decrease chronic pain
• Increase creativity and focus
• Increase serotonin
SATIVA HIGH EFFECTS
for a boost in creativity and focus.Sativa strains are known for providing a
stimulating and euphoric experience.
Most sativa strains will give you a ‘cerebral’
or mental high,
that boosts creativity and productivity without
affecting the body.
Other benefits include an increase in
energy as well as
an ability to focus for more extend
periods of time.
This is why they are generally refer
to as ‘daytime’
strains and commonly prefer for social
Sativas also tend to increase sensory
perception, and enhance
light, sound and happenings surrounding you.
The most common effects of Sativa strains include:
- Mental stimulation
- Cerebral or ‘mind’ high
- Increase focus
- Boost in creativity
- Increased productivity
- Improved energy levels and concentration
- Alleviation of anxiety, stress, and depression
SATIVA SIDE EFFECTS
boost in hunger levels.Some marijuana strains can also cause some minor, short-term
issues. For example, smoking cannabis can occasionally cause
a rapid heartbeat or anxiety. Cannabis is also known for
increasing paranoia, especially if you are already prone to
INDICA VS SATIVA VS HYBRID
different strains to obtain the benefits of their individual characteristics.When it comes to Indica vs Sativa cannabis, there are
significant differences. By knowing the type of reaction a
strain can produce, you can use it to your best benefit.
For example, Sativa is an excellent replacement for that
cup of morning coffee because it provides energy. It’s also
popular to smoke cannabis with coffee for double the energy.
While Sativa is known to heighten and awake senses,
Indica can produce a more opposite, calming effect.
It’s possible to experience an undesirable sense of drowsiness
from Indica if unaware of its reaction. However, Sativa wouldn’t
be suitable for treating insomnia or to get a more restful night’s
sleep. Instead of using this cannabis strain, you want an
Indica strain to achieve sleep aid. Alternatively, you may want
to consider using a hybrid which has combine effects from both
Indica and Sativa strains.
Common Effects of Sativa vs Indica:
|– Energizes||– Body high|
|– Cerebral High||– Relieves anxiety|
|– Promotes creativity||– Promotes relaxation|
As for Hybrid strains, they can have a mixture of the above
effects. Knowing the percentages of the genetics will help you
to understand which effects will be dominant. While some hybrids
are a 50:50 mix, with an equal amount of effects from both Sativa
and Indica parents, others are more one-sided with an 80:20
combination favoring either the Indica or the Sativa parent.