CBD-rich strains are all the rage in the medical field nowadays. As expected, the sharp increase in demand pulled up its prices in dispensaries. Because sustaining continuous cannabis medication costlier, many patients have chosen to grow these plants at home.
Apart from saving money, though, cultivating from seed allows medical growers full control over all aspects of growth. That includes employing an organic gardening method. It takes away the concern that products bought from the store might be contaminated with potentially harmful chemicals.
Known formally as Cannabidiol, it is one of over a hundred cannabinoids found in cannabis. Its plethora of research-backed health benefits contributed to turning around the reputation of the plant. Primarily, that is because it is non-psychoactive. Moreover, it does not produce adverse effects such as anxiety and paranoia - even when consumed in high doses.
CBD has strong antipsychotic properties that mitigate stress, anxiety, and depression. It also boasts of robust anti-tumor growth and antiemetic actions. This combination helps cancer patients fight the disease. At the same time, it also mitigates chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. Besides those, cannabidiol-rich buds and products are widely used as pain medications as well.
Cannabis is one of the oldest known human cultivated crops. And, although the craze for high-CBD strains is relatively recent, the first recorded medicinal use of the plant dates as far back as 2,737 BCE in then Imperial China. It was widely-used for beriberi, constipation, malaria, rheumatic pains, lack of mental focus, and various female-only ailments. Unsurprisingly, current researches prove that the plant can mitigate many of the mentioned health concerns. Due to its therapeutic versatility, many patients opted to grow marijuana seeds - a cost-effective way to secure a heftier stash.
When it comes to achieving relief through cannabis, high-CBD, low-THC strains are preferred, especially by those who do not wish to experience a high. The cannabinoid is known to possess and share these functions:
If you wish to grow seeds of extremely powerful CBD strains (those with at least 18:1 CBD/THC ratio or CBD load of up to 20% and THC levels as low as 0.3%), here's what you have to know:
Once your mind is set on cultivating an extreme CBD cannabis, you can opt for legendary CBD-dominant variants like CBD Harlequin Kimbo Kush and CBD ACDC. You may also try the other CBD-affluent hybrids CBD Sour Tangie (1:25), CBD Ratio (1:30), and CBD Fruit (1:25).
CBD-leaning seeds grow into highly therapeutic, non-psychoactive cannabis plants. As CBD counters the effects THC, consuming them comes with a low-to-no high. That means patients will not suffer from anxiety, paranoia, and hallucinations caused by overwhelming cerebral stimulation. In place of the euphoric buzz is the peace of mind, which is better than any highs to those who endure psychological troubles on the daily. It is tranquility against stress, depression, and schizophrenia. Additionally, CBD boosts mental focus, which aids users in excelling at work and in their chosen endeavors.
The purchase of cannabis seeds is surrounded by ambiguity, mainly because the legislation on the plant and products derived from it is often very confusing. Countries and states commonly have defined laws regarding the use, possession and cultivation of the buds. However, cannabis seeds are, to put it mildly, a complicated issue.
In 1962, 180 member countries signed the Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs treaty that deemed cannabis as an illicit substance, but not the seeds and leaves (when not accompanied by the tops). That being the case, it is, in theory, not considered illegal to buy the seeds. Of course, germinating them and proving that the buyer intends to cultivate are different matters entirely.
Due to the complexity of the concern and potential legal repercussions, it is best to check the regulations of your own country before purchasing seeds and cultivating. This brief guide may also help.
High-CBD strains are naturally inclined to produce buds brimming with Cannabidiol. However, for the plants to reach maximum cannabinoid production potential, it must be grown in favorable environments. Additionally, only gardening materials with excellent safety profiles must be utilized. For this reason, the use of organic fertilizers, pesticides, and mulches, among others, come highly recommended.
For best results, also choose the seed type that matches your expertise level. We offer these four seed types:
The entire HMG menu, including the extreme CBD seeds, is open to anyone anywhere. Currently, the seed bank has a strong customer base in Amsterdam, Canada, California, Colorado, and the UK. Rest assured that all orders are sealed in discreet, highly-resistant packaging to ensure your privacy.