genus Cannabis

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Related to genus Cannabis: genus Salvia
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Noun1.genus Cannabis - hemp: genus of coarse annuals native to central Asia and widely naturalized in north temperate regions; in some classifications included in the family Moraceae
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Cannabidaceae, family Cannabidaceae, hemp family - two genera of erect or twining herbs that are pollinated by the wind, including the genera Cannabis and Humulus; term not used in all classifications; in some the genus Cannabis is placed in the family Moraceae and the genus Humulus in the family Urticaceae
cannabis, hemp - any plant of the genus Cannabis; a coarse bushy annual with palmate leaves and clusters of small green flowers; yields tough fibers and narcotic drugs
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sativa by Linnaeus (1753) was exceptionally brief: a generic account of flower parts, applicable to the genus Cannabis.
The plant genus Cannabis has three species, each with different chemical constituents and medicinal properties.
Steven Hodds, 34, of Penistone Road, Middlesbrough, given a 12 month community order with 40 hours' unpaid work and ordered to pay pounds 85 costs cultivating a plant of the genus cannabis, a Class B drug.
Duncan McMinn, aged 36, of Station Street East, Foleshill, was charged with possession of cannabis, a class C controlled drug, and cultivating genus cannabis.
The first and the seventh section explore the botany and genetic resources of the genus Cannabis, its origin, domestication, and migration throughout the world from the pre-Christian era to the modern period.
The group concept provides a simple, sound, alternative way of labelling variation of domesticated forms in the genus Cannabis.
Patrick Joseph Peter Balcarres, aged 19, of Kingsway, Stoke, Coventry, cultivating genus cannabis plants and possession of cannabis, a class C controlled drug, community order one year, ordered to perform 100 hours unpaid work and ordered to forfeit the five genus cannabis plants and cannabis for destruction.
John Patrick Deformes- Ames, aged 23, of Marriott Road, Coundon, Coventry, cultivating genus cannabis a class-C controlled drug, conditional discharge for 18 months and ordered to forfeit the cannabis for destruction.
Anthony Patrick Joseph, aged 46, of Sphinx Drive, Binley, Coventry, driving with an incorrect licence, using a vehicle without insurance, using a vehicle without a test certificate, failing to comply with a No Right Turn traffic sign, cultivating genus cannabis plants and possession of cannabis, fined pounds 340, banned from driving for six months under totting- up provisions, fined pounds 50 and ordered to forfeit the cannabis.
Matthew James Sharkey, aged 18, of Squires Croft, Woodway Park, Coventry, cultivating genus cannabis a class C controlled drug and possession of cannabis a Class C controlled drug, fined pounds 200 and ordered to forfeit the genus cannabis plant and cannabis for destruction.