Why are hippies in love with cannabis?

Cannabis is a well-known plant on planet earth. Some consider it a sacred plant and some think of it as a weed. Ironically this weed is the most wanted plant as well. However, cannabis falls under the schedule A drug in many parts of the world. Moreover, there is a community that cherishes this super plant, that is the hippy community. It is not absolute that every hippie is a consumer of cannabis but surely be knowing the benefits and importance of the super plant to heal the earth. Hippies’ culture is all about peace and harmony. So does the cannabis plant have the potential to substitute the reasons for the destruction of the earth, such as fuel and plastic. This plant has a lot more to give that a plethora of individuals do not know.