People often confuse hemp flower with marijuana, because they might seem a tad similar. Not only do they look similar but they also have a similar smell. But they are two completely different plants. Hemp flower is produced by the female hemp plant and as it keeps maturing it produces flowers and cannabinoids.
The basic difference between Marijuana and Hemp flower is the level of THC they both contain. THC is that psychoactive compound which makes a person high. Marijuana has a high amount of THC in it, however, the hemp flower has a very little amount, less than the legal limit of THC. Keeping in mind that hemp flower has a low amount of THC, less than the legal limit, it can be legalized and used by farmers for farming and agriculture.
Now let s talk about the benefits and uses of Hemp Flower:
HEMP FLOWER FOR HEALTH
People have been using hemp flower oil for centuries for medical purposes. Researches and numerous studies have concluded that hemp flower is a very beneficial plant and can contribute massively, especially in the health and care department. Following are the benefits of using hemp flower:
It also plays an important role in the skin and care department. The oil made from hemp flower does not clog pores, in fact, daily use of this oil will help your skin get a smooth texture, reduces redness and makes your skin soft and glowing.
HEMP FLOWER FOR PRODUCING PAPER
Yes! Hemp flower can also be used in a way that it can produce paper. The paper produced by hemp is more durable as compared to that of a tree and can be recycled twice as more as the paper produced by a tree.
HEMP FLOWER FOR AGRICULTURE
Hemp flower is also used for regenerative agriculture. This plant is easy to grow, as it requires less water and less to no amount of pesticides. It is also responsible for sucking in large amount of carbondiaoxide, hence making the environment rich in oxygen and less polluted. It contributes massively in regenerative agriculture technique.
HEMP FLOWER FOR THE SOIL
Hemp flower has also been found beneficial for cleaning the soil by decontaminating it. After the Chernobyl disaster, hemp plant was used to clean up the soil.
Hemp flower has any benefits and it can contribute significantly in every sector. Some states like Vermont has even legalized and brought this product in the market, however, other countries are still trying to figure out whether or not they should legalize this product because bringing such plants in the market and making it accessible for all is not an easy task.