Landrace: A Dirty Word

Once upon a time, ‘landrace’ was an obscure technical term employed only by botanists and other specialists who understood what it means.

Now, however, landrace is on its way to global popular use in international Cannabis commerce and discourse. Or rather, popular misuse, and popular misunderstanding.

For more thoughts on why it might be wise to find alternative terms for popular use, see the new piece Landrace: A Dirty Word.

Photo is of a field of var. afghanica plants collected from Xinjiang growing in Nevada.