Cannabinoids are a group of compounds found in the Cannabis plant that are responsible for its medicinal and psychoactive effects. These compounds have been shown to have a range of potential therapeutic effects, including anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and neuroprotective properties.
In regards to plants and soil, there is limited research on the effects of cannabinoids on plants or soil. However, some studies have been conducted on the use of certain cannabinoids, such as cannabidiol (CBD), in plant growth and development. These studies have shown that CBD may have potential benefits in promoting growth and protecting plants against stress, disease, and pests. For example, a study by (1) has shown that CBD can improve the growth and survival rate of Arabidopsis thaliana seedlings under drought stress.
It's worth noting that the research on the effects of cannabinoids on plants or soil is still in its infancy and more studies are needed to fully understand the potential benefits and potential risks of using cannabinoids in this context.
In conclusion, while there is some evidence that certain cannabinoids may have potential benefits for plants and soil, more research is needed to fully understand the effects of these compounds on plants and soil. It's important to consult with a specialist and conduct further research before attempting to use cannabinoids in the growth or treatment of plants or soil.
- F. Tóth, G. Dombi, G. Páldi, P. Papp, G. Hohmann, Cannabidiol, a promising phytocannabinoid for agriculture, Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, Volume 89, Issue 1, 2017, Pages 669-679.