Cannabis is a flowering plant genus in the Cannabaceae family. The number of species in the genus is a point of contention. Cannabis sativa, Cannabis indica, and Cannabis ruderalis may be regarded as separate species; C. ruderalis may be included within C. sativa; all three species may be classified as subspecies of C. sativa; or C. sativa may be recognised as a single undivided species. The genus is largely thought to be native to Asia and to have originated there.

Cannabis is a kind of flowering plant. For recreational and therapeutic uses, people utilize the dried leaves, seed oil, and other elements of the cannabis plant. It has a pleasant impact and may help to relieve the symptoms of a variety of ailments, including chronic pain.

Cannabis contains psychoactive (mind-altering) compounds as well as non-psychoactive (non-mind-altering) components. Depending on how the company grows and processes the plant, the strength and balance of the components varies.