Indica grows as a short stocky plant with wide dark green leaves. This type of cannabis is well known for its calming, sedative effects. Compared to sativa, which gives a “head high”, indica gives your body a high. It is suited for use by those who want to relax, unwind and melt into the couch! Indica has medicinal properties as well and can help with anxiety, stress and insomnia; it has also be associated with pain relief. If you have had a hectic day and just want to drain the stress from your muscles and mind, indica will help with that.