CBD, THC, CBG and other Marijuana Components Explained

A lot of people are into taking marijuana particularly for various reasons. Mainly, the reason why cannabis is considered popular is because of the potency content of the plant. Now, there has been a lot of researches that are being made as to the primary composition of the cannabis and it has been found out that the cannabis plant or the marijuana is particularly composed of 3 main elements. These main elements have been the sole reason why cannabis plants are being sought after by most growers.

If one is curious enough as to what makes them so special when it comes to the very structure of the plants, it should be known that based from the physical structure of the plants alone, it already possesses the best and potent components which is the very reason why cannabis earns its very provocative reputation.

Key components of marijuana:

For those growers who are keen in producing the best strains of marijuana, this should not be new information for them. However, for the newbies, this would be a great basic help as to knowing more of your weed before you intent on growing them or even smoke them.

A lot has already been done when it comes to its research and development and finally, it was able to make its main components as to why marijuana is practically the most sought after plant that is ever grown. It is no wonder why smokers just can’t help but keep on coming back to using them not only because of its addictive properties but because of its medicinal properties.

These key elements are basically termed as cannabinoids which is the potent and active ingredient in the cannabis.

  • THC

The THC is an acronym for Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol. This is considered to be one of the main parts of the marijuana. It is known to alter the perception of the mind and at the same time it provides, very radical cognitive effects on men.

The effects of the THC have been known to provide the following active effects:

o   It can help reduce pains in whatever form in the body.

o   It is even considered to be neuroprotective which helps the brain from degenerating as time passes.

o   It can help in the relaxation process

o   It can provide euphoric effects.

o   It can help increase your appetite.

You would be able to acquire higher levels of THC in your cannabis plant through the following:

o   Check the quality of the trichomes and on other physical parts of the weed.

o   It can be found in the production of resin quantity in a particular marijuana strain that you will be harvesting.

  • CBN

CBN is a shorter term for cannabinol. It has psychoactive properties however it is not as severe as the effects that is being provided by the THC. It reduces the feelings of anxiety while it is also responsible for giving you a trippy “high”.

A sufficient amount of CBN will provide the following effects:

o   It makes you sleepy

o   It promotes a very high quality sleep

o   It deters any feelings of anxiety

You would be able to acquire higher levels of THC in your cannabis plant through the following:

o   Check the quality of the trichomes and on other physical parts of the weed.

o   It can be found in the production of resin quantity in a particular marijuana strain that you will be harvesting.

  • CBD

This is termed as the cannabidiol. Know that it is not a psychoactive element and that it has a more beneficial effect as compared to the other 2 elements. It is also known to help in the following medical areas:

o   Convulsions

o   Various types of inflammations

o   Anxiety

o   Nausea

o   Insomnia