[Canniseur: Many people are confused by the differences between hemp and ‘marijuana’ since both plants are scientifically named cannabis sativa. They look alike and smell alike. Hemp is usually taller, growing up to 20 feet tall. “Marijuana” is usually bushier and has bigger flowers. Both are taxonomically cannabis sativa. Cultivars that are called indica are also taxonomically cannabis sativa. It’s easy to see why many people are confused about this. There are too many conflicting definitions about the plants. All the plants; The plants we enjoy and the plants that make clothes.
Hemp and marijuana are both derived from the cannabis Sativa family. While they do share certain similarities, due to each plant’s biological structure, they have several very distinct and crucial differences.