There are times when the Hemp plant is confused with its cousin the Marijuana plant. But there are major differences between the two plants despite their appearance looking almost the same. Both plants belong to the Cannabis sativa family and is a genus of flowering plants in the Cannabaceae family, which consists of three primary species: Cannabis sativa, Cannabis indica, and Cannabis ruderalis.
The major difference is that the oil from the Hemp plant contains less than 0.3% tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the component that is psychoactive. In short, hemp oil does not exhibit the narcotic or sedative properties of Marijuana or Hash Oil that produces the “high” feeling.
Now that we’re clear on the major difference between Hemp and the Marijuana plants, let’s now go to the reasons why Hemp Oil is the king of oil. Hemp oil is extracted from the seeds of the Hemp plant (Cannabis Sativa plant).
Hemp oil is different from cannabidiol (CBD) oil because the production of CBD oil ireland uses the stalks, leaves, and flowers of the hemp plant, which contain a higher concentration of CBD, another potentially beneficial compound in the plant. Although seeds from which Hemp oil is extracted does not contain the same levels of compounds as the plant itself, they do have a rich profile of nutrients, fatty acids, and useful bioactive compounds.
There are many reasons why Hemp oil is the king of oils: