Tag Archives: Roots

Characterization of hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) roots under different growing conditions

Hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) is mainly grown for its fibre and is considered a desirable crop for sustainable production systems. In a field trial carried out over two years in Northern Italy the root system of a hemp crop, cultivated at contrasting plant densities, was sampled and analysed with an image analysis software. Root length […]

Hemp Root: What You Didn’t Know

Hemp is a really very versatile plant. You can make use of every part of it. Today let’s take a look at its roots. People have been using hemp root for so many years that it is hard to even ascertain the beginning. Some of the application might surprise you. Just to remind, hemp is […]