Indian hemp

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Indian hemp

1. another name for hemp esp the variety Cannabis indica, from which several narcotic drugs are obtained
2. a perennial American apocynaceous plant, Apocynum cannabinum, whose fibre was formerly used by the Indians to make rope
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Spatial and temporal expansion patterns of Apocynum cannabinum patches.
Apocynum cannabinum (Indian hemp), Kineo, Bradford, and East Branch 1857, at Whetstone Falls.
Apocynum cannabinum L.; (American) Indian Hemp, Dogbane; Old-field along SR 32; Infrequent; C = 2; BSUH 18814.
Apocynum cannabinum L.; Dogbane, American Indian Hemp; C = 2; BSUH 16450.
Apocynum cannabinum L.; Dogbane, American Indian Hemp; Bank of ditch fen; Rare; C = 2; BSUH 14869.
Apocynum cannabinum L.; Dogbane, Indian Hemp; Mesic woods and dry field at NW edge of wetland; Infrequent but locally common; C = 2; BSUH 13693.
Apocynum cannabinum L.; Dogbane, Indian Hemp; Roadside; Infrequent; C = 2; BSUH 13273.
Apocynum cannabinum L.; Dogbane, Indian Hemp; Fields and season wet area east of Nature Center; Infrequent; C = 2; BSUH 12504.
Apocynum cannabinum L.: Indian hemp; June; field; common; USIH 961.
Apocynum cannabinum L.: Hemp Dogbane; infrequent; old-field and along CR 500E; BSUH 12139.
Apocynum cannabinum L.: (+); Hemp Dogbane; common to abundant; fields; BSUH 11214.