One of the famous varieties of hemp is referred to as the Indian Hemp. Scientifically it is called Apocynum. It also goes by various other names: Bitter root, Milkweed and Wall flower.  The origins of the plant are thought to be from Northern America. It was mainly used for fibre. They also used it to bind frames of their winter lodges together. It was discovered that they used hemp fiber to manufacture strong fishing nets.  The Indian hemp had a strong cultural usage among the ...