WHERE TO BUY WEED IN ITALY
WHERE TO BUY WEED IN ITALY; Cannabis in Italy is legal for medical and industrial uses, although it is strictly regulated, while it is decriminalized for recreational uses. In particular, the possession of small amounts of marijuana for personal use is a misdemeanor and it is subjected to fines, as well as the suspension of personal documents (e.g. passports and driver’s licenses). Nevertheless, the unlicensed cultivation of cannabis, even if in small amounts and for exclusive personal use, is illegal and punishable with imprisonment, as is the unauthorized sale of cannabis-related products. The licensed cultivation of cannabis for medical and industrial purposes requires the use of certified seeds, however there is no need for authorization in order to plant certified seeds with minimal levels of psychoactive compounds (a.k.a. cannabis light).
- the Bologna, (a.k.a. great hemp or chanvrede Piedmont in France), was cultivated in the provinces of Bologna, Ferrara, and Rovigo;
- the Canapa piccola, (a.k.a. small hemp), was cultivated in the Arno valley in Tuscany;
- the Neapolitan, large seeded variety, was cultivated in the vicinity of Naples and even on the sides of Mount Vesuvius;
- the Neapolitan, small seeded variety, was cultivated in the same area of the large seeded variety.
In recent years, hemp production for medical and industrial purposes has seen a resurgence in Italy thanks to new technologies and innovative applications involving cannabis plants.