Indica strains have their own unique characteristics, differentiating them from Sativa strains. As a general rule Indica marijuana plants are short and bushy and mature a lot quicker than Sativa strains.
The structure of the plant isnít the only unique characteristic of Indica strains. Indica marijuana brings on the classic body stone due to higher levels of CBD, making them a popular choice with medicinal users suffering from problems such as anxiety, stress, and insomnia.
The main phenotypic characteristics of Indica marijuana strains are:
Short and compact plants
Short internodal distance
Thick leafs with broad leaflets
Relatively short flowering period, from 45 to 65 days