Synonyms of indian hemp


1. Indian hemp, Cannabis indica, cannabis, hemp

usage: source of e.g. bhang and hashish as well as fiber

2. kenaf, kanaf, deccan hemp, bimli, bimli hemp, Indian hemp, Bombay hemp, Hibiscus cannabinus, hibiscus

usage: valuable fiber plant of East Indies now widespread in cultivation

3. Indian hemp, rheumatism weed, Apocynum cannabinum, dogbane

usage: Canadian dogbane yielding a tough fiber used as cordage by Native Americans; used in folk medicine for pain or inflammation in joints

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