Cannabis: Evolution and Ethnobotany

Cannabis: Evolution and Ethnobotany


Cannabis: Evolution and Ethnobotany is a finished, interdisciplinary exploration of the usual origins and early evolution of this well-known plant, highlighting its old function within the improvement of human societies. Cannabis has lengthy been prized for the robust and sturdy fiber in its stalks, its suitable for eating and oil-rich seeds, and the psychoactive and medicinal compounds produced through its lady plant life. The culturally worthy and sometimes irreplaceable items derived from cannabis deeply motivated the economic, scientific, ritual, and non secular practices of cultures through the a while, and human hope for those commodities directed the evolution of the plant towards its modern forms. As curiosity in cannabis grows and public debate over its many makes use of rises, this publication may also help us comprehend why humanity maintains to depend on this plant and adapts it to fit our needs.

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